Broadcast time: 9:15 AM
Date: January 9, 2020
Currently the Sarnia Police Service Criminal Investigation Branch is investigating a series of incidents that occurred in the early morning hours of January 4, 2019.
During the incidents suspects forced their way into the residences of various individuals and the suspects were believed to be in possession of weapons. The suspects drove around in a black GMC pickup truck while going from location to location. These incidents occurred between the hours of 2:00 AM and 5:30 AM and the accused individuals and the victims were known to each other.
No one was injured during these encounters.
The Sarnia Police Service has since arrested the suspects who are alleged to have been involved:
The fifth individual is a young offender and faces one count of break and enter with intent to commit an indictable offence, one count of unlawfully in a dwelling house, two counts of failing to comply with recognizance, and failing to comply with sentence.
Investigators require the public’s assistance regarding possible security video that may exist for the following areas and times:
If you do have video surveillance that monitors the exterior of your residence and the road way in the above mentioned blocks and times we would truly appreciate your assistance. We are asking you to contact Detective Sgt. Michael Kahnert at 519-344-8861, extension 6196, with this information.
Constable Giovanni Sottosanti
Tel: 519-344-8861 Ext 6168