Submitted by Michelle Simard, coordinator, Cochrane District Crime Stoppers

The Ontario Provincial Police need your help in solving a theft from a drilling site near Highway 577 in Shillington. Sometime between July 26th and August 3rd, 2021 unknown suspects broke into a mobile office and took a Stihl Chainsaw, Mastercraft socket set and a Caterpillar machinery key.   Also taken was a Reflex TN14 Gyrocompass.  The estimated value of the items taken is $170,000.

As a community, let’s catch the people responsible for this senseless crime.   If you have any information about who committed this crime or any other crime Call Crime Stoppers right now at 1-800-222-TIPS, use the internet at or download the P3 app. If your information leads to an arrest you could be eligible to earn up to $2,000 in cash.  You will remain anonymous and will not have to testify in court.

See something, hear something, do something.  Call Crime Stoppers.