Theft

On October 17, 2019, A female resident was making a purchase at Subway on Sandwich West Parkway. She placed her wallet on the counter and forgot to put it back in to her purse and left the store. Upon arrival at her destination she noticed that her wallet was missing and returned to the store. The clerk advised that they did not find a wallet. Police attended the store and checked the video surveillance. The video showed a male take the wallet off the counter and slip it into his bag. The male suspect was quickly identified, tracked down and arrested. The male was charged with Theft Under $5000 contrary to section 334 of the Criminal Code and Possession of Property Obtained by Crime contrary to section 354(1)(a) of the Criminal Code.