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Vehicle stolen from Barrie found crashed in Huntsville, two youths charged

The crash occurred on Echo Bay Road and South Fairy Lake Road in the town of Huntsville
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NEWS RELEASE

ONTARIO PROVINCIAL POLICE

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HUNTSVILLE -  On Friday, Oct. 17, 2017 just after 7 a.m., Huntsville Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) were advised of a vehicle crash on Echo Bay Road and South Fairy Lake Road in the town of Huntsville. 

Officers attended and found the occupants had left the scene. The windows were found smashed and other damage to a Honda CRV.

Investigation found that the Honda had been stolen in the City of Barrie. Central Region Canine along with Emergency Response Team (ERT) attended to assist in locating the suspects of the stolen vehicle. 

Two Huntsville youths have since been located and faces charges of possession of the stolen vehicle, possession of property under $5,000 under the Criminal Code of Canada. One of the youths faces further charges of possession for the purpose of trafficking under the Controlled Drug Substances Act.  

Neither can be named under the Youth Criminal Justice Act. Investigation is ongoing.

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