A suspect was arrested twice last week after allegedly stealing from vehicles in the Town of Georgina, Ont., police say.
York Regional Police said officers were first called around 7:20 p.m. on Friday for a report of a male suspect breaking into vehicles in the area of The Queensway South and Spring Road.
Police said a suspect was arrested and he was found in possession of number of items believed to be stolen.
He was charged and released with a court date.
Police said that at around 8 p.m. on Saturday, officers again received a report of a suspicious person possibly going into vehicles in the area of Fairwood Avenue and Amberview Drive.
The same suspect was located and charged, police said.
Investigators said there may have been additional thefts from vehicles that haven’t been reported and anyone who may have been affected is being asked to contact police.
Thirty-eight-year-old Mathew Sedgley has been charged with six counts of theft under $5,000 and two counts possession of property obtained by crime under $5,000.
OOPS HE DID IT AGAIN: A suspect was arrested not once, but twice in one weekend for committing thefts from vehicles in the Town of Georgina.
A 38-year-old man has been charged & stolen property has been recovered.
For tips on safeguarding your vehicle: https://t.co/gQAMlDJ5m7.
— York Regional Police (@YRP) November 29, 2021
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