Remains of deceased family member stolen.
Updated: Oct 5, 2020
UPDATE: ALL ITEMS HAVE BEEN RETURNED.
The City of Kawartha Lakes detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police is looking for the assistance of the public to find the person or persons responsible for a break, enter and theft that occurred yesterday afternoon, September 24, 2020.
Between 2:30 pm and 3:30 pm a residence on Waite Road was broken into and a
number of items were stolen, including the remains of a deceased family member. The
remains were contained in a thick cardboard box wrapped in a dark red velvet bag with
gold drawstrings. If observed contact police.
Additionally police are asking the public to provide information on any suspicious
vehicles or persons that were observed in the area of Ballyduff Road and Waite Road
between 2:30pm and 4:00pm.
Anyone having information on this crime is asked to contact the City of Kawartha Lakes
OPP at 1-888-310-1122. Information can also be reported anonymously by calling
Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or by going to
www.khcrimestoppers.com and submitting an anonymous tip online.