Charges laid in Owen Sound mischief case

(Owen Sound Police Service photo)

Police have laid charges in a mischief case in Owen Sound where numerous home internet cables were cut.

The Owen Sound Police Service began an investigation on January 8 after the internet cables of 10 homes were cut between the 1000-1800 block of 3rd Avenue East and 2nd Avenue East the night prior. On January 12, police concluded the investigation with the arrest of a 41-year-old woman from Owen Sound. The accused has been charged with Mischief Exceeding $5,000, Mischief Not Exceeding $5,000 and Failure to Comply with a Probation Order.

The accused is in police custody following those charges, as well as other unrelated criminal charges pending a bail hearing.