Suspects charged in McTaggarts Break and Enter


Officers from the Rainy River District Detachment have made two arrests in connection to a break and enter at McTaggarts.

A 37-year-old Fort Frances man has been charged with one count of Possession of Property Obtained by Crime

A 36-year-old Fort Frances man has been charged with: Break and Enter; Fail to Comply with release order X3; Possession of break-in instruments; Possession of Methamphetamine; and Possession of Property obtained by crime under $5000.

On Saturday November 28, 2020 officers of the Rainy River District OPP responded to a Break and Enter at McTaggarts Store on Scott Street in Fort Frances. The incident occurred between 5:00 a.m. and 6:00 a.m.

The Rainy River District OPP has been actively engaged in focused patrols of the downtown core area, following the break-in.

The OPP is requesting anyone with information about crimes in our community to contact the Rainy River District Detachment at 807-274-3322 or 1-888-310-1122. Should you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000.

Members of the public are encouraged to contact the police if they observe suspicious activity.