On Tuesday, June 14, 2022 shortly after 5:00 a.m. the Stratford Police Service received a report of a theft from the St. Marys Country Club, located on Queen Street East, in the Town of St. Marys.
Police attended and were advised that the items stolen included:
- 2021 John Deere ATV, roofless, two-wheel drive, green and yellow in colour.
- 2013 John Deere ATV with roof, four-wheel drive, green and yellow in colour
- Three white and orange STIHL leaf blowers
The 2021 John Deere ATV was later located at Ashton Tire, located at 830 Queen Street East, in the Town of St Marys with no damage.
At this point in the investigation police have obtained suspect information regarding a vehicle of interest being driven by an unknown male. The vehicle is described as an older model, â€śrusted outâ€ť, dark coloured Ford pickup truck pulling a utility trailer, which was observed leaving the area of Ashton Tire at a high rate of speed shortly after 4:00 a.m. Video surveillance from the area has also connected an unknown female with the vehicle. The female is described as a white female with blonde hair wearing black tights, a black long-sleeve shirt, and a black ball cap.
The Stratford Police Service is requesting assistance from the public with identifying the vehicle, its driver, and the female involved. Photos of the pickup truck and female have been attached with this release for review. Anyone with information is requested to contact Cst Zach Goodhew of the Stratford Police Service at firstname.lastname@example.org or 519-271-4147 ext. 123.