(OXFORD COUNTY, ON) – The Oxford detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is investigating reports of thefts that occurred over the weekend from East Zorra-Tavistock Township.
The investigations determined that unknown(s) attended the residential construction site around Wettlaufer Street and William Street in Tavistock and surrounding area sometime between Friday September 8, 2023, and Monday September 11, 2023.
Several pieces of construction equipment and a trailer were removed.
An excavator was removed from Wettlaufer Street.
A Bobcat mini excavator and a Bomag plate tamper were removed from William Street.
A diesel plate packer and a skid steer bucket were removed from Diamond Street.
A John Deere skid steer 323E was removed from an address on Oxford Road 34.
A 20-foot Triumph galvanized trailer was removed from Woodstock Street.
An excavator, the diesel plate packer and the skid steer bucket have since been recovered.
Anyone with information about these investigations is asked to contact the Oxford OPP at 1-888-310-1122.
Should you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), or submit an online tip at www.oxfordcrimestoppers.com where you may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $2000.