The Timmins Police Service responded to an incident at in South Porcupine involving a report of a stolen vehicle during the early morning hours of Tuesday July 31st.
The responding Timmins Police Service officer obtained a detailed description of the event, the vehicle involved and the suspect who had fled the area in the alleged stolen vehicle.
A Timmins Police Service officer, keeping observation for the vehicle in an adjacent patrol zone, located the vehicle in question and completed an arrest
Jacques SUTHERLAND 40, of Kirkland Lake was arrested and has been charged with:
- Theft Over $5000 contrary to the Criminal Code of Canada
- Possession of Property Obtained by Crime – over $5000 contrary to the Criminal Code of Canada
The accused was released from police custody on the strength of a Promise To Appear requiring him to attend Provincial Court in Timmins on September 4th to answer to the charges laid against him.