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B&E in Harriston: 75 Year Old Charged

MINTO – Wellington OPP were called out to a Break and Enter at Road 1 North, east of Harriston.
The incident happened around 10:30 a.m. on Saturday February 18th.  Early reports said the home owner was interrupted in the kitchen by the suspect.  Police say the burglar entered the home through an unlocked door and fled the scene when they were discovered.
Not long after, police found and arrested 75-year-old Dianne Myrtle Donald of Mount Forest has been charged with Break & Enter, Theft Under $5000 and two counts of failing to comply with probation orders.  She was held for bail.
Anyone with information about the incident should contact the Wellington County OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS)