Submitted by Michelle Simard, coordinator, Cochrane District Crime Stoppers Board

The Ontario Provincial Police need your help in solving a theft from a construction site on Highway 11 in Val Rita. Sometime between January 2 and January 4, 2021 unknown suspects broke into a locked trailer on the construction site where construction equipment and personal protective equipment was stolen.  The value of the items taken is worth approximately $5,000.   Some of the items taken include fire extinguishers and shop vacuums.

As a community, let’s catch the people responsible for this senseless crime.   If you have any information about who committed this crime or any other crime Call Crime Stoppers right now at 1-800-222-TIPS, use the internet at or download the P3 app.

If your information leads to an arrest you could be eligible to earn up to $2,000 in cash.  You will remain anonymous and will not have to testify in court.

See something, hear something, do something.  Call Crime Stoppers.