City of Kawartha Lakes Police Service Media Release Monday January 29, 2018

Monday January 29, 2018


Lindsay Man Arrested for Theft

On January 26, 2018 an employee of a Kent Street west store in Lindsay observed a man leave the business with merchandise concealed under his coat.  The employee alerted the City of Kawartha Lakes Police Service to the theft and an officer located the male a short distance from the store.  21-year-old Jeremy Donnelly of Lindsay has been charged with theft under $5000, possession of property obtained by crime under $5000 and two counts of failing to comply with the conditions of a probation order.  The accused will make his first appearance at the Ontario Court of Justice on March 1, 2018.


Attempted Residential Break In

On January 27, 2018, at approximately 8:30am, a resident of Hillside Drive in Lindsay woke to the sound of someone trying to enter the home through a window.  The resident confronted the intruder, who quickly fled the area on foot before he could gain entry to the home.  The suspect was described as being a non-white male, with a light skin tone and wearing a blue toque.  He was last seen running west on Hillside Drive towards the Scugog River.

The City of Kawartha Lakes Police are asking that anyone who may have information regarding the attempted break and enter contact them at 705.324.5252 or if you wish to provide your information anonymously you can do so through Crime Stoppers at 1.800.222.TIPS (8477) or at