On Monday, Aug. 17, the Perth County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) laid a charge of “mischief under $5,000”, on a 17 year old male resident of St. Marys. This charge stems from an Aug. 7 incident in which vehicles were damaged at the All Roads Dodge Chrysler and Jeep dealership located on Queen St. West in St. Marys.
On Aug. 7, shortly before 11:00 pm, damage was done to four new (2015) vehicles on the lot. The vehicles had satanic symbols and profanity scratched into the paint. Three male youths on small BMX type bikes were caught on video surveillance at the dealership. One of the males appeared to be wearing a “flat bill” hat (baseball hat with a flat visor) he also wore a white shirt. One of the other youths wore a white shirt while the other was wearing a dark shirt.
The 17 year old charged male will be appearing at the Youth Division of the Ontario Court of Justice in Stratford on Oct. 1, to answer to the charge of “mischief under $5,000”.
The Perth County OPP is continuing their investigation and is following up on numerous leads provided. Anyone having information about this mischief or any other criminal activity is urged to contact the Perth County OPP immediately at 1-888-310-1122. Should you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), and you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000.