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Recognize this person?

(TOWNSHIP OF WELLINGTON NORTH, ON) – On September 13, 2019 members of the Wellington County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) received a report of a theft and fraud. It was reported that sometime before 3:30 a.m. unknown persons stole a wallet from an unlock vehicle on Sideroad 7 near the hamlet of Damascus. At approximately 3:40 a.m. a credit card from the wallet was used to purchase goods valued at just under $300 at a convenience store in the town of Mount Forest.

Using store surveillance, OPP have identified a person of interest. (See attached photo)

Anyone with information regarding this person should contact the Wellington County OPP at 1-888-310-1122. Should you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or submit a tip online at www.csgw.tips. You may be eligible for a reward from Crime Stoppers of up to $2,000.