Crime of the Week – October 31

Crime of the Week – October 31
October 31, 2016 Emily LaBine

Pembroke/Renfrew County Crime Stoppers and the Renfrew Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are asking for your help to solve an attempted break in to a restaurant in Renfrew.

At approximately 12:39am on Friday October 28, 2016, police were contacted by a witness after they heard glass breaking and an alarm activation at a business located nearby; the Step’N Back Diner located at 240 Hall Avenue, Renfrew, Ontario. Upon hearing the alarm and the glass break, they looked out a window towards the Step’N Back Diner, and saw a male going down the stairs at the rear of the building. The suspect was wearing a dark hoodie with jeans and was approximately 5’2″ or 5’3″ in height. The subject then ran through the parking lot, crossed Hall Avenue and entered into the Robert Drive Apartment Complex parking lot.

Crime Stoppers Pembroke/Renfrew County believes that someone may have information that could assist police in solving this crime. If you have information on any criminal offence that results in charges being laid, you qualify for an award of up to $2,000.00. Call Pembroke/Renfrew County Crime Stoppers at (613) 735-8477 or you can reach us at 1-800-222-8477. You could help solve a crime. All tips remain anonymous and you will not have to attend court. Crime Stoppers does not subscribe to call display. Our telephones are answered 24 hours a day.