NORFOLK — A 65-year-old Norfolk County man was arrested after police turned up $60,000 worth of stolen property at a rural South Walsingham address.
Officers with the Haldimand/Norfolk OPP Community Street Crime Unit executed the search warrant Sept. 9 on 4th Concession Road.
An OPP tweet reporting on the raid shared images of multiple power yard tools and a riding lawnmower, apparently inside a trailer.
The #OPP Haldimand/Norfolk Community Street Crime Unit executed a search warrant at a 4th Concession Rd ENR address in South Walsingham and recovered approximately $60,000 in stolen items. 65 yr old @NorfolkCountyCA facing charges. Investigation continuing. @hncrimestoppers ^es pic.twitter.com/dwhw8WcAWB
— OPP West Region (@OPP_WR) September 13, 2021
The detachment says that Peter S. Redekopp, 65, is charged with possession of property obtained by crime over $5,000.
He’s scheduled to appear in Simcoe court at a later date.
Police are continuing to investigate and anticipate further arrests. Anyone with any information is urged to contact the Norfolk County OPP at 1-888-310-1122. Those wishing anonymity may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or leave an anonymous online message at www.helpsolvecrime.com and may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000.