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TIMMINS POLICE SERVICE RESPOND TO SHOPLIFT COMPLAINT – LAY CHARGES

The Timmins Police Service has charged two local women stemming from a shoplifting complaint received yesterday evening.

Responding Timmins Police Service officer located two suspects a short distance from downtown grocery store who matched the description given by the store manager.

The pair are alleged to have attended the store and made off with approximately $150.00 worth of merchandise.

Once located by the Timmins Police Service, both suspects are alleged to have been found with goods taken from the store.  They were arrested without incident.

As a result of this incident, Pamela KOOSEES, 35, and Jade KATAQUAPIT, 20, both of Timmins, and have been charged separately with:

  • Theft Under $5000 contrary to the Criminal Code of Canada
  • Possession of Property Obtained by Crime contrary to the Criminal Code of Canada

Both of the accused persons remain in police custody awaiting a bail hearing slated for this morning at Provincial Court in Timmins to answer to the charges laid against them