Mississauga, Kitchener teens caught fleeing after breaking-in and stealing car in Oakville
Published October 28, 2021 at 3:36 pm
Halton Police chased down and arrested a Mississauga teenager and Kitchener teenager after an overnight break-in and car theft in Oakville.
At around 4 a.m. on Thursday morning, police responded to reported break and enter in progress in the area Threshing Mill Blvd. and Ballmer Trail in Oakville.
The home owner believed someone had entered the home while they were inside and that a 2020 white Mercedes Benz was stolen from the driveway.
Responding to the call, police noticed two vehicles in the area driving in tandem towards them at a high rate of speed.
One of the vehicles appeared to a white Mercedes and the second a blue compact sedan with 4 doors.
Both cars fled the area at a high rate of speed.
Police would later locate and stop two men in the blue sedan in the area of Dundas Street and Eighth Line.
Police were able to confirm both were involved in the theft of the white Mercedes and entry to the home and arrested them.
The white Mercedes would be found later unoccupied by Toronto Police Service just after 5 a.m.
A 17-year-old male from Mississauga and a 19-year-old male from Kitchener have both been charged with:
- Break and Enter, Possession of Break in Instruments and Theft of Motor Vehicle
Both parties were released with a court date.
Anyone with information regarding this investigation is asked to contact the 2 District Criminal Investigations Bureau at 905-825-4777, ext. 2216.
Tips can also be submitted anonymously to Crime Stoppers. at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or through the web at www.haltoncrimestoppers.ca.insauga's Editorial Standards and Policies