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Some jerk smashed 74 windows at an elementary school

Police are looking for tips
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TOWN OF NEW TECUMSETH -  At approximately 7 a.m., on Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016, members of the Nottawasaga Detachment, Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) received information that several windows had been smashed at the Tecumseth Beeton Elementary School, located on Patterson Street, Beeton.

It was reported that the damage occurred between 8:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 21, and 7 a.m. on Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016. There were 74 windows, along the east side and the north side of the building, that were smashed.

A spokesperson for The Simcoe County District School Board has advised that the initial estimate of damage is approximately $20,000.

Police are appealing to anyone who may have information regarding this incident or seen individuals in the area of the school during this time period, to contact police at 1-888-310-1122, or if you wish to remain anonymous contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or the Crime Stoppers website at