Mischief and Theft at Laundry Mat

Written by Constable Heather Emmons on September 24th, 2012

On September 19, 2012 just before 10 PM, an unknown male entered the laundry mat on Nelson Street near Cotterbury Street and extensively damaged the coin machine on the wall inside.  Some of the drywall was also damaged during the incident.  The culprit removed the inside compartments of the machine which contained over $2,000 in toonies, loonies and quarters.  The male left out the rear door of the facility.

He is described as about 5′ 7″, 180 lbs., wearing black balaclava, navy long sleeve hoodie with white design on front of it, jeans and black shoes.  He was also wearing gloves a carrying a pry bar.

Pictures of the suspect are depicted below.  If you can identify him or have any information on this incident, please contact the Sarnia Police Criminal Investigations Branch at 519-344-8861 or you can call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.