Man charged in motorcycle theft

Windsor Police cruiser, August 30, 2019. Blackburn News file photo.

A 45-year-old Windsor man is facing charges in connection with the theft of a motorcycle.

The motorcycle was stolen on September 2 in the area of Elm Avenue and Erie Street. It was found the next day on Giles Boulevard with some damage and modifications. After an investigation by police, a suspect was identified.

On Monday, officers in the Problem-Oriented Policing unit patrolling downtown saw a suspect on Wyandotte Street West and he was arrested without incident.

A 45-year-old Windsor man is charged with theft of a motor vehicle, possession of stolen property and mischief.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Windsor Police at 519-255-6700 ext. 4330, or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 519-258-8477 (TIPS).