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Guns stolen from Centre Wellington home during break-in

CENTRE WELLINGTON - Police are investigating the theft of six guns during one of two daytime break-ins here last week.

On April 3 at about 2:20pm, Wellington County OPP responded to a report of a break-in at a house on Eramosa-Garafraxa Townline in Centre Wellington.

Police say someone pried open a patio door between 11am and 2pm and stole six long guns as well as ammunition, cash, a Toshiba laptop, a 50-inch RCA television and jewelry.

The OPP is looking to identify the owner of a black SUV seen in the area prior to the incident.

Police are also investigating a second break-in, reported on the same day at about 2pm, on the 3rd Line of Centre Wellington.

In that incident someone forced open a rear door of the house and stole personal documents, jewelry, a Toshiba computer, Nikon camera and a 32-inch RCA television.

Anyone with information can contact the Wellington County OPP at 1-888-310-1122. To remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or submit a tip on-line at


April 13, 2018


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