Crime of the Week

January 9th, 2020

The Timmins Police Service need the public’s help in solving a break, enter and theft which occurred at a multi unit residence in the City of Timmins.

Sometime during the early morning hours of January 4th, 2020 an individual  gained entry to an apartment building on Rae St in Timmins. The individual then proceeded to the laundry room where he was able to cover the camera and continue the vandalism and theft. 

He broke into and stole the coin from 6 washers and dryers. In the process wrecked the coin devices which will result in the need to replace all 6 machines. 

The total cost of damage and loss of property is in excess of $50 000.

The individual is seen on camera wearing a very distinct orange and black jacket and unique running shoes. Video is available for download below.

If you know who committed this crime or any other crime Call Crime Stoppers right now at 1-800-222-TIPS, use the internet at or download the P3 app on your smartphone.

If your information leads to an arrest you could be eligible to earn up to $2,000 in cash. You will remain anonymous and will not have to testify in court. That is our promise to you, the tipster.

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