RCMP arrest two men in connection with armed robberies


The Portage la Prairie RCMP have made two arrests following two armed robberies, one of which involved a screwdriver, on Friday. Around 8:30 p.m. the RCMP went to Tupper Street in Portage la Prairie for an armed robbery. Officers said two people were walking home from work when they were reportedly approached by two men, who robbed them of a cellphone, debit card, money and a backpack at knifepoint. The suspects then fled. While RCMP investigated the incident, another armed robbery was reported nearby, this one involving a screwdriver insteadRead More

OPP arrest two men in connection with alleged kidnapping


Two local men are facing multiple charges in connection with what police are calling a ‘targeted kidnapping’ in Midland. Provincial Police say they were made aware of a kidnapping that occurred during the afternoon on Saturday in Little Lake Park. Police say the investigation led to the arrest of a 30-year-old Midland man and a 44-year-old man from Tay Township.  Both of the accused face kidnapping, violent robbery, and aggravated assault charges. Police say they are looking for a third Midland man in regards to his involvement in the allegedRead More

Police seeking fifth suspect in connection to Orillia homicide investigation

Police seeking fifth suspect in connection to Orillia homicide investigation

Mike Arsalides, CTV Barrie Published Friday, September 21, 2018 7:34PM EDT Last Updated Friday, September 21, 2018 7:36PM EDT Nearly two months after the stabbing death of a 25-year-old Orillia man, Ontario Provincial Police have issued an arrest warrant for a fifth suspect in the case. Zachary Jones-Sheppard of Orillia is wanted for conspiracy to commit an indictable offence, and for obstructing a peace officer. Jones-Sheppard is known to frequent both Orillia and Midland, and police say he played a role in the death of Jordan Carter-Bonfield on July 30.Read More

Canadian News – 14 arrested in connection with sexual solicitation of minors – Montreal

Montreal police have made 14 arrests in connection with the sexual solicitation of minors leading up to the Grand Prix weekend.According to a report by police released Friday, 334 people have been suspected of trying to obtain sexua…