The Wellington County OPP is investigating mischief that occurred at a building under construction on Faith Drive here. Investigation revealed sometime between April 27 and the morning of April 29, unknown suspects entered the construction site beside Foodland.
A portable toilet was tipped over prior to the suspects forcing a door to gain access to the building under construction. A fire hose was cut from the fire box, several fire extinguishers were emptied throughout the building, a large window and patio door was smashed, and a water tap was turned on, flooding the lower level of the building. The damage is estimated to be several thousand dollars.
The OPP are requesting the public’s assistance in identifying the responsible parties. Anyone with information in this matter, or who witnesses any suspicious activity, may call 1-888-310-1122.
To remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or send a web-tip to www.crimestoppersguelphwellington.com..