More Charges For Accused Thief

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A 38-year-old Chatham man is now facing a couple of additional charges after police in Peterborough caught up with him while he was already in custody.

According to police, the man is accused of stealing some tools from a worker who was repairing an the elevator at the Peterborough Public Library back on February 14.

Investigators say the man is also accused of opening a bank account, depositing an empty envelope, and then withdrawing $100 from a bank machine.

Peterborough police issued a warrant for his arrest only to learn that he was already in custody for other offences.