Two arrested in Huron Township

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On Sept. 14, shortly after 8:30 a.m., the South Bruce OntarioProvincial Police (OPP) received a report of a stolen vehicle from a residence in the 2300 block of Concession 2 in Huron Township.

The owner watched as his Blue Chevrolet Silverado was taken from the driveway. The truck was located on River Mill Line in Ashfield-Colborne-Wawanosh Township. A young offender was arrested near the stolen truck.

At 1:10 p.m. the same day, members of the OPP Community Street Crimes Unit - Grey/Bruce, OPP Community Street Crimes Unit - Huron/Perth West Region OPP Emergency Response Team (ERT), Huron OPP officers and South Bruce OPP officers executed a search warrant at the River Mill Line property.As a result of the investigation, police recovered a stolen Chevrolet Silverado pick-up truck, a stolen Honda CRV and a stolen Yamaha RS Rage snowmobile. The estimated, combined value of the seized items was $73,000.

A 42-year-old woman of no fixed address was charged with possession of a controlled substance and three counts of possession of stolen property.A 17-year-old young offender was charged with possession of a controlled substance and three counts of possession of stolen property. The young offender can't be identified under provisions of the Youth Criminal Justice Act (YCJA).

Both accused were held in custody pending the result of a bail hearing held Sept. 15.