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Three men arrested after break and enter on Lake of the Woods

OPP have laid charges against three men in connection with a break and enter.
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KENORA, Ont. – Three men are facing charges following a complaint of a theft from a vehicle earlier this week.

Ontario Provincial Police received a complaint on Sunday of a theft from a vehicle on Lake of the Woods near French Portage Narrows.

Police say upon further investigation, it was determined a cottage was broken into in the area of Chapel Island and firearms were stolen.

As a result of the investigation, three men have been charged with theft under $5,000, break and enter and stealing a firearm, possession of a firearm, prohibited or restricted weapon obtained by crime and unauthorized possession of a prohibited or restricted weapon.

On Thursday, police recovered the outstanding stolen firearm.

They will appear in Kenora court Friday to answer to the charges.


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