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Man faces over 10 charges in recent theft and assault

A North Bay man is facing a slew of charges including theft, breach of probation, and assault with a weapon. 

Police say that on October 19, the suspect stole a wallet from a vehicle on Lakeshore Drive, then took out his knife when the victim approached him. The accused then ran from the scene. He then allegedly used a credit card from the stolen wallet. 

On Oct. 24, officers then had a call about a break-in to a shed at a Karla Drive residence. The accused was confronted by the owner and fled the scene. Police say he was later identified allegedly stealing a bicycle from a Plumtree residence the same night.

Police say they located him on Lebreche Drive in North Bay, and the accused gave police a false name. Officers were able to identify him during their investigation.

The 21-year-old was charged with:


  • One Count of Theft Under $5000;
  • One Count of Fraudulent Use of Credit Card;
  • Two Counts of Assault With a Weapon;
  • One Count of Possession Weapon Dangerous;
  • One Count of Break and Enter with Intent;
  • One Count of Possession of Property Obtained by Crime;
  • One Count of Obstruct Peace Officer;
  • One Count of Breach of Release Order; and
  • Two Counts of Breach of Probation.

Following a bail hearing on Monday, the accused was released from custody and will appear in North Bay Court early December. 


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