Category: Greenstone

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Home Invasion Arrest Made, Assault with a Bat

Home Invasion Arrest Made, Assault with a Bat

(LONGLAC, ON) – Hardworking officers with the Greenstone detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police have made an arrest following a home invasion that took place in the 200 block of Otter Road. Further, there was an assault that took place on October 18th, 2019 that involved a baseball bat. An investigation was launched and as a...

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GREENSTONE – Three Heists Lands Woman Behind Bars

GREENSTONE – Three Heists Lands Woman Behind Bars

(LONGLAC, ON) – On October 3rd, 2019, officers with the Greenstone detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police responded to the Y.N.T. variety in Longlac after reports that a woman had pulled of a heist, leaving the store victimized. Police started their investigation and as a result, arrested 32-year-old Savannah Legarde of Ginoogaming First Nation. She...

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DRUG BUST: Cocaine, Meth, Heroin, Mushrooms, Xanax and More

DRUG BUST: Cocaine, Meth, Heroin, Mushrooms, Xanax and More

(BEARDMORE, ON) – Some of the hardest working police officers in the region are those at the Greenstone detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police. They have busted 3 more perps and slammed them down with drug trafficking charges among other offences. A search warrant was executed on a home in Beardmore. On November 8th, 2019,...

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Raking in More Charges in Greenstone

Raking in More Charges in Greenstone

(GREENSTONE, ON) – HARDWORKING GREENSTONE OPP ARREST LONGLAC MAN FOR BREACHING COURT ORDERS AND OBSTRUCTING POLICE. Our fine law enforcement specialists in Greenstone just don’t get much time to take breaks. Always hardworking and last night was no exception. OPP made their way to Longlac to slap the cuffs on 26 year old STEPHEN TOWEGESHIG. TOWEGESHIG...

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Home Invasion and Double Assaults While out on Bail

Home Invasion and Double Assaults While out on Bail

(NAKINA, ON) – Once again, some of the hardest working Ontario Provincial Police officers have made yet another arrest after violent allegations were made which involve multiple assaults and a home invasion. Officers with the Greenstone detachment started an investigation into an incident where a home was broken into and a person was assaulted. Two...

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Alleged Crack / Cocaine / Suboxone / Ritalin Dealer POPPED

Alleged Crack / Cocaine / Suboxone / Ritalin Dealer POPPED

(GREENSTONE, ON) – Once again, hardworking officers with the Greenstone detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police have arrested another alleged drug dealer. A traffic stop was initiated around 12:34 am and upon officers observing the vehicle, noticed an open liquor container. Officers then conducted a search of the vehicle and as the driver exited they...

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Police Have Arson Suspect Behind Bars

Police Have Arson Suspect Behind Bars

(GREENSTONE, ON) – On September 18, 2019 at 3:42am, members of the Greenstone Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) along with Greenstone Fire Department received a report of a fire at a commercial property on Queen Street in the Town of Longlac, ON. Police and Fire Department arrived on scene to find several vehicles...

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Car Hopper Arrested

Car Hopper Arrested

(GERALDTON, ON) – On Tuesday October 1, 2019, members of the Greenstone Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) along with members of the Community Street Crimes Unit (CSCU) arrested a 23 year old for property crime offences. Due to the recent spike in property crime in Greenstone, police have been conducting focused patrols in...

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Violent Home Invasion / Robbery Lands Woman Behind Bars

Violent Home Invasion / Robbery Lands Woman Behind Bars

(GREENSTONE, ON) – Roughly a week after obtaining bail from previous criminal charges levied against a 32 to 33-year-old Michelle Dupuis, officers with the Greenstone detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police have once again arrested the woman. During the early morning hours of September 25th, 2019, officers responded to an address where reports came in...

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Police Investigate Suspicious Fire

Police Investigate Suspicious Fire

(LONGLAC, ON) – On September 18, 2019 at 3:42am, members of the Greenstone Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) along with Greenstone Fire Department received a report of a fire at a commercial property on Queen Street in the Town of Longlac, ON. Police and Fire Department arrived on scene to find several vehicles...

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Jenny Jacobs and the Toy Car Assault

Jenny Jacobs and the Toy Car Assault

(GREENSTONE, ON) – Officers with the Greenstone Ontario Provincial Police detachment investigated after reports of an assault had made their way to them. 29-year-old Jenny Jacobs found herself back behind bars this morning, as she was arrested and held in custody to appear for bail, for a second time this week. Her Worship, Justice of...

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Stolen Whip, 300 Savage, Ammo More

Stolen Whip, 300 Savage, Ammo More

(GREENSTONE, ON) – Officers with the Greenstone OPP detachment were investigating a stolen vehicle, a Ford Explorer, and had made an arrest regarding the incident. Upon further investigation they demanded a breath sample from a suspect and was refused. Some 303 British Magnum ammo and a 300 savage was located during a search. 52-year-old Carl Bush...

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Sandwich Thrown At Guard, Death Threat, Assault & More

Sandwich Thrown At Guard, Death Threat, Assault & More

(GREENSTONE, ON) – Officers with the Greenstone detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police were dispatched to an incident where a woman’s life was threatened and she was assaulted. Another woman was also assaulted. After a brief investigation, police arrested a 32-year-old Ryan Finlayson of Longlac, Ontario. Finlayson was arrested and charged with the following criminal...

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Assault with a Knife on a Woman, Adam Patabon Arrested

Assault with a Knife on a Woman, Adam Patabon Arrested

(THUNDER BAY, ON) – 36-year-old Adam Patabon is no stranger to being charges in relation to assault with a weapon involving a knife or edged weapon. He has been to court on numerous occasions for similar charges. Patabon appeared in a Thunder Bay court room this morning via video from the Greenstone OPP detachment. He...

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STABBING: Longlac Man Wanted After Stabbing

STABBING: Longlac Man Wanted After Stabbing

(LONGLAC, ON) – More details have emerged following a serious incident which unfolded in the small northern community. Sources indicate that sometime late Thursday or early Friday a male was stabbed by another male during an altercation. 30-year-old Kyle Ritch of Longlac is currently wanted. Police details below. EARLIER (GREENSTONE, ON) – The Ontario Provincial Police...

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WANTED: Kyle Ritch

WANTED: Kyle Ritch

(GREENSTONE, ON) – The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Greenstone Detachment members are looking for a male involved in a physical altercation on September 13, 2019. An arrest warrant has been issued for Kyle RITCH, 30 years old of Greenstone, ON. He has been charged with the following Criminal Code offences: Aggravated Assault Assault with a Weapon...

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ALERT: Jeff OGushing Released From Jail

ALERT: Jeff OGushing Released From Jail

(GERALDTON, ON) – Following a police raid of a home which resulted in numerous stolen items being uncovered, the hardworking officers of the Greenstone OPP detachment will once again have to continue working hard as the justice system has released 23-year-old Jeff OGushing from jail. August 8th, 2019 OPP were advised of a theft from...

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ALERT: Dawson Perreault Released From Jail

ALERT: Dawson Perreault Released From Jail

(GERALDTON, ON) – Once again hard-working Ontario Provincial Police officers have put notorious criminal Dawson Perreault behind bars, only for him to be let out again. Officers with the Greenstone detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police responded to a call for service at the Geraldton Composite High School as 20-year-old Dawson Perreault was spotted inside...

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Dicks Drug Trafficking Bust

Dicks Drug Trafficking Bust

(GREENSTONE, ON) – On July 22nd, 2019 officers from the Organized Crime Enforcement Bureau, Community Street Crime Unit and the North West Emergency Response Team (ERT) executed a Controlled Drugs and Substances Act search warrant on a Longlac residence. Police seized: 762 Oxycodone pills, 67 Methylphenidate pills, 1 Morphine pill, .2 grams of cocaine, drug trafficking...

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Liquor and Hairspray Heist Nets Woman Charges

Liquor and Hairspray Heist Nets Woman Charges

(LONGLAC, ON) – Liquor and hairspray thefts are nothing new to northern Ontario. Recently, the LCBO in Longlac as well as the Fresh Mart fell victim to this “crime of opportunity”. On June 15th, 2019 a woman allegedly entered the LCBO located at 116a Forestry Road in Longlac and stole some liqour before making their...