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Wellington County OPP are investigating six separate reports of thefts from a business in Centre Wellington.

Wellington County OPP are investigating six separate reports of thefts from a business in Centre Wellington.It started in the middle of last month, when a 15- to 20-years-old white female, approximately 5’7 with a slim build and long light brown hair, wearing a black jacket with faux wool lining, long pants with black and white swirl pattern design, black sneakers, large hoop earrings, and long white fingernails.A few days later, two people stole from the store. The first suspect was described as a white man, 50- to 60-years-old, around 6′ with a medium build and a slight stagger, wearing a puffy black jacket, jeans, a grey toque, blue shirt, and beige suede lace up shoes. The second suspect was described as a white male, 40- to 50-years-old, around 5’10 with black/salt & pepper hair and an athletic build, wearing a puffy red jacket, a blue/green/grey plaid button down shirt, jeans, black leather shoes, and a gold wedding ring.A few days later, a white female, 35- to 45-years-old, around 5’6, with dark hair tied up, wearing hoop earrings, grey zip up sweater, and black boots, stole from the store.At the start of February, the same two men who had stolen from the store in January did it again.Then, a couple of weeks later, someone else stole from the store. This suspect was a white female, 35- to 45-years-old, approximately 5’6 with long brown hair, wearing ripped blue jeans, a blue hooded sweater with white design, beige boots, and a nose piercing on her right nostril.Finally, last Wednesday afternoon, the same young female who had shoplifted last month, did it again.The OPP is asking the public for help identifying the people.Anyone with information can call the Wellington County OPP at 1-888-310-1122. If you wish to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS, or submit a tip online.