Thieves steal cash from Habitat for Humanity Restore

OPP are investigating a break, enter and theft from the Habitat for Humanity Restore on Muskoka Beach Road in Bracebridge that occurred sometime over the weekend between Saturday afternoon on June 11th and Monday morning, June 13th.

Police say unknown suspect(s) gained entry to the business and made off with a quantity of cash.

Police are asking anyone with information to contact Bracebridge OPP at (888) 310-1122 or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477. You can submit your information online at if you have any information on this crime or any other crime. Crime Stoppers does not subscribe to call display and you will remain anonymous.  Being anonymous, you will not testify in court and your information may lead to a cash reward of up to $2,000.

Two men charged with trying to break into a bank machine in Bracebridge

Bracebridge OPP have arrested two men after they tried to break open a local bank machine and steal its contents.

On February 18th, just before 1am, a man entered the National Bank in Bracebridge and attempted to open the bank machine to steal the money contained inside. He was unsuccessful, although he caused extensive damage to the machine and fled the area with a second man.

Police have now arrested and charged 39 year-old David Fernandes of Hamilton and 35 year-old Raymond Macintyre of Grimsby each with Break and Enter and Possession of Break-in Instruments.

Both will appear before the Ontario Court of Justice in Bracebridge on April 19th to answer to their charges.