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Painting by well-known Canadian artist stolen from area shop

Robert-Ralph Carmichael painting titled Mountain Skies 1978 was stolen June 11
Photo of painting provided by Ontario Provincial Police

CLEARVIEW TWP. - On June 11, 2020, the Huronia West Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) received a complaint for a break and enter that occurred at "We Get It" buy and sell store, located at 236 William St., in Clearview Township.

It was reported that at approximately 2 a.m., unknown suspects entered the store and stole a privately owned painting.

The painting has been described as a Robert-Ralph Carmichael original, titled Mountain Skies 1978.

The OPP is seeking the public's assistance in identifying any suspicious vehicles or persons seen in that area between the night of June 10 and early morning hours of June 11. Anyone with information or surveillance footage pertaining to this investigation is asked to contact the OPP at 1-888-310-1122.

If you wish to remain anonymous please contact Crime Stoppers at: or call 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).