Hillsburgh man wanted for several break and enter offences

Your Orangeville Police Service has obtained a warrant to arrest a 26-year-old Hillsburgh man for several criminal offences as a result of three break and enter incidents over the past two weeks.

On Monday, September 23, 2019, at approximately 1:45 a.m., two males attended a business on Green Street in Orangeville. The suspects attempted to enter the business and unoccupied vehicles in the immediate area but were unsuccessful. Further investigation revealed that the vehicle they were operating had been reported stolen from a residence in Etobicoke. The entire incident was captured on security video cameras.

On Saturday, September 28, 2019, at approximately 12:20 a.m., a male and female attended a business located on First Street in Orangeville and entered the business by damaging the front door. The suspects fled the scene with approximately $300 worth of merchandise. Nearby witnesses called police.

At approximately 1:00 a.m., the suspects attended another First Street business and attempted to gain entry by damaging the front door. Although successful in damaging the door, they were unsuccessful at entering the business. This incident was also captured on security video cameras.

Further investigation revealed the identity of one of the suspects. Police have obtained an arrest warrant for William Tremblett, 26, of Hillsburgh. Tremblett is facing numerous criminal charges including three counts of Break and Enter, three counts of Possession of Property Obtained by Crime Over $5000, six counts of Failing to Comply with a Recognizance, and one count each of Theft Under $5000, Possession of Property Obtained by Crime Under $5000, Mischief Over $5000 and Mischief Under $5000.

Police are continuing their investigation to identify the second suspect at each incident.

Anyone knowing the whereabouts of William Tremblett or anyone who has further information is asked to contact the Orangeville Police Service at 519-941-2522 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or online at www.crimestopperssdm.com.

Posted on October 4, 2019