The St. Thomas Police are seeking the assistance of the public after responding to an alarm just after 11 pm at 1241 Talbot Street – St. Thomas Rent-All. The St. Thomas Police arrived and found a break in to the business had occurred. The front window was smashed to gain entry. A review of the video revealed that two suspects arrived on the property in a dark coloured pickup truck. One suspect smashed the front door glass and entered the business while another suspect assisted from outside. The suspect was inside the business for approximately one minute and stole over $5000.00 worth of equipment. Taken were 4 Echo chainsaws orange in colour, 1 Shindaiwa chainsaw red in colour, and 1 Echo leaf blower. The vehicle was seen on video leaving east on Talbot Street.
To report any information on this break-in, please contact the St. Thomas Police Service at (519) 631-1224 or contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) stthomascrimestoppers.ca