(CENTRAL HURON, ON) – Huron County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) investigated an unwanted person occurrence in Central Huron, (Clinton) on April 2nd which led to an arrest and 10 criminal charges.
On Sunday April 02, 2023, at approximately 10:05 p.m. Huron OPP officers received a report of an unwanted person at a business on Beech Street in Clinton. Police responded within minutes and located the subject of the complaint who had reportedly just stolen an employee’s bicycle and fled. Officers checked the area and located the stolen bicycle nearby where the suspect was found hiding inside a building that they had just broken into. The suspect was arrested and transported to the Huron OPP detachment for processing. During the search of the accused, several pieces of identification were located that had been reported stolen earlier in the day.
As a result of the investigation, Michael GREER, 35 years of age of no fixed address has been charged with the following offences:
– Theft Under $5,000,
– Break and Enter,
– Possession of Property Obtained by Crime Under $5,000 (four counts),
– Possession of an Identity Document (two counts),
– Fail to Comply with a Probation Order (two counts).
The accused was held for a bail hearing and has been remanded into custody.
Anyone with information regarding this incident are encouraged to contact Huron OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or (519) 482-1677.