tbtbxz · 2021-01-27

Search warrants turn up stolen boats

Police arrested two men in connection with seven stolen boats found in Alliston and Adjala-Tosorontio in March.

Police executed search warrants at properties in Alliston and Adjala-Tosorontio March 19, and found seven boats and three trailers, all of which are suspected stolen.

Information from that search led to another property in Oro-Medonte, where April 1 police found another seven boats, a car hauler, a flatbed trailer and three outboard motors, all of which police suspect are stolen.

The investigation was conducted by members of the Nottawasaga Street Crime Unit, the Provincial Auto Theft Team and the Central Region Rural Agriculture Crime Team. 

Two men are facing charges of possession of stolen property over $5,000.

Charged are a 30-year-old Mark Sweeney of Innisfil and a 53-year-old Raymond Arsic of Oro.

They have court dates in May and June respectively to answer the charges.