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Two Orillia men charged in wake of break-in at local laundromat

The two men were nabbed by police who observed them attempting to gain access to a change machine at the Laclie Street business
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NEWS RELEASE
ONTARIO PROVINCIAL POLICE
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The Orillia Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police have arrested and charged two suspects in connection to a break and enter in the City of Orillia.

On Feb. 21, 2020, the Orillia OPP responded to an alarm call at a business on Laclie Street. When police arrived they observed two men inside the building attempting to gain access to a change machine. Police arrested the men without incident.

After further investigation, the Orillia OPP and Orillia Crime Unit were able to link one of the suspects to another break and enter which occurred at the same location on Jan. 30, 2020.

Police have charge Nathan Rogers, age 45, of Orillia with:

  • Two counts of break and enter contrary to Section 348(1)(b) of the Criminal Code,
  • Two counts of possession of break and enter instruments contrary to Section 351(1) of the Criminal Code,
  • Theft under $5,000 contrary to Section 334(b) of the Criminal Code

This suspect was held in custody and set to appear next at the Ontario Court of Justice on March 24, 2020, in Orillia.

Police have also charged Daniel Beemer, age 26, of Orillia with the following offences:

  • Break and enter contrary to Section 348(1)(b) of the Criminal Code,
  • Possession of break and enter instruments contrary to Section 351(1) of the Criminal Code, and;
  • Breach of probation contrary to Section 733.1(1) of the Criminal Code.

The accused was released on an Undertaking with a court appearance of March 31, 2020 at the Ontario Court of Justice in Orillia.

The Orillia OPP is committed to public safety and crime prevention. If you have any information about crime in our communities please contact the OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).

You can submit your information online at www.crimestopperssdm.com if you have any information on this crime or any other crime. Crime Stoppers does not subscribe to call display and you will remain anonymous. 

Being anonymous, you will not testify in court and your information may lead to a cash reward of up to $2,000.00

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