For the third time in 2019, The Boat waterfront bar and restaurant has been victimized by crime.

Known as “North Bay’s Landmark Lakeside Bar and Grill,” management says via Facebook The Boat will be closed until further notice due to last night’s break-in.

The North Bay Police Service confirms there is an ongoing investigation involving a break-in. Officers, including the Forensic Identification Unit, are on scene.

Anyone with information that may assist police with is asked to call the North Bay Police Service at 705-497-5555 and select option 9 to speak to a police officer.

For those who wish to remain anonymous, contact Near North Crime Stoppers, by calling 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or by submitting a tip online at