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TIMMINS POLICE ARREST LOCAL WOMAN FOR SPREE OF RECENT BREAK AND ENTER OCCURRENCES

The Timmins Police Service has arrested charged a local person with Break and Enter related offences stemming from a series of incidents that date from January 5th, 2021, up until February 16th at a number of local retail businesses.

The Timmins Police Service responded to a call for service yesterday (Feb 17) where it was determined that a local person had stolen items from a Timmins Square retailer the day before.

Based on this investigation and a number of other occurrences of a similar nature, the Timmins Police Service identified, located, and arrested a female suspect linked to these events.

As a result of incidents that occurred on:

– January 5th at a Timmins Square clothing retailer

– February 10th at Riverside Drive gas station

– February 11th at a separate west end gas station

– February 11th at a west end industrial enterprise

– February 14th at an Algonquin Blvd cell phone retail store

– February 16th at an Algonquin Blvd retail store

– February 16th at a separate Timmins Square clothing retail store

Jena SEARS, 30, of Timmins, has been charged with:

– 6 counts of Break and Enter with Intent contrary to the Criminal Code of Canada

– Theft of Motor Vehicle contrary to the Criminal Code of Canada

– Theft Over $5000 contrary to the Criminal Code of Canada

– 5 counts of Theft Under $5000 contrary to the Criminal Code of Canada

– 6 counts of Possession of Property Obtained by Crime contrary to the Criminal Code of Canada

The accused remains in police custody awaiting a bail hearing slated for today at Provincial Court in Timmins to answer to the charges laid against her.

Additionally, Shayna FARIES- DIAMOND, 29, of Timmins is charged with

–       Break and Enter with Intent contrary to the Criminal Code of Canada

–       Theft Over $5000 contrary to the Criminal Code of Canada

–       Possession of Property Obtained by Crime contrary to the Criminal Code of Canada

in regards to being an accomplice in the break-in that occurred on February 14th at an Algonquin Blvd cell phone retailer.

This accused person was released from custody on the strength of an Undertaking compelling her to attend Provincial Court on March 23rd to answer to the charges laid against her.