Valuables taken

Police are seeking the public’s help after a number of jewelry items were stolen during a break and enter here last week.

On June 2, Wellington County OPP received a report about a break and enter to a residence on Highway 89 in the Town of Minto sometime between 8:15am and 3:45pm.  

Stolen from the home was:

– 16 gold chains, some with pendants (“#1 Gramma,” gold baby booties, gold horse, a heart with a red stone and a heart pendant with a watch inside);

– gold wedding band;

– gold engagement ring, large diamond in the middle with two diamonds on either side (band broken);

– family ring with blue sapphire and June, December and November birthstones;

– gold ring with a large Pearl and one diamond; and

– coins, including five old silver dollars in a white cardboard box with a pink lid.

Anyone with information regarding this incident 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