OPP investigates Minden vehicle thefts

    Constable Christopher Darling of the Haliburton Highlands Detachment keeps an eye out from his police cruiser. Photo by Lisa Gervais.


    Police are searching for clues after three vehicles were stolen from Minden’s downtown core early Feb. 21. 

    The Haliburton Highlands OPP has not named any suspects. In a press release, police said it was unclear if the thefts were related.

    “Residents are reminded to always lock their vehicles and take keys with them,” the press release added. 

    The OPP requests the public report all suspicious activity or information that could aid the investigation. 

    To contact the OPP, call 1-888-310-1122 or (705) 286-1431. Should you wish to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or submit a secure web-tip at https://www.khcrimestoppers.com/ where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward.

    Haliburton OPP urges residents to: 

    –        Always lock your vehicles and close the windows

    –        Never leave keys inside of your vehicle

    –        Remove everything from sight, leaving nothing in your vehicle to steal

    –        Remove garage door openers from your car

    –        Never leave the car running and unattended