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Mount Forest Man Arrested & Faces Multiple Charges

MOUNT FOREST – Police have arrested a 39 year old man from Mount Forest for allegedly stealing copper wire from a home on Concession 14 in West Grey.
The man was charged with charged with theft under $5,000, two counts of possession of stolen property, identity fraud, using a forged document and driving under suspension. The accused was held for a bail hearing and attended court where he received a four day pre-custody sentence; a nine day jail sentence and 12 months probation.