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One suspect arrested, another sought in Penetanguishene robbery investigation

Officers responded after a resident reported a robbery at a neighbour’s home
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PENETANGUISHENE - The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Communications Centre received a 911 call at 8:45 a.m. Oct. 12, 2021 from a Fox Street resident reporting a robbery had just occurred at his neighbour’s home.

Officers from Southern Georgian Bay OPP Detachment responded and began an investigation into the incident leading officers to be vigilant for a male and a female suspect in the occurrence.

Officers on patrol in the Fox and Burke Street area located and arrested the male suspect at 10:15 a.m. and are still searching for the female suspect who is known to police.

Investigators would like to advise the community that there is no threat to public safety at this time.