(ESPANOLA, ON) – On Thursday, November 1, 2018 at approximately 10:39 a.m., officers from the Manitoulin-Espanola Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a report of a female shoplifter at a business on Centre Street in Espanola, Ontario.
Officers located the female and an investigation revealed that she had left the store without paying for several items.
As a result, Venessa SHEARS, age 32, of Espanola, Ontario has been charged with:
- Theft Under $5000 – shoplifting, contrary to section 334(b) of the Criminal Code.
The accused is scheduled to appear before the Ontario Court of Justice in Espanola, Ontario on January 7, 2019.