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Police report second theft from area construction site in under a week

On two occasions last week (March 22 and 27) tools were stolen from locked trailers on construction sites in Collingwood and The Blue Mountains.
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Collingwood and The Blue Mountains OPP have reported a second construction site theft in under a week.

According to a press release issued by local police, a suspect or suspects entered a locked trailer on a construction site on Holly Court near Grey Road 21 in The Blue Mountains and stole several tools located inside. This theft occurred overnight between March 27 and 28. A description of the items stolen was not available.

A few days earlier, overnight between March 22 and 23, another theft at a construction site saw a suspect or suspects take six Dewalt cordless nailers, five Dewalt cordless saws, five Passlode air nailers, five Stiletto hammers, two Paslode nailers and a Bostitch Strapshot nailer from a construction site on Cranberry East Trail.

Police are asking that anyone with information on either of the thefts contact the Collingwood/The Blue Mountains O.P.P. at (705) 445-4321 or, to remain anonymous you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). You can submit your information online at or if you have any information on this crime or any other crime.

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