Saugeen Shores, Ontario Canada
For EMERGENCIES call 9-1-1   Police Station: 519-832-2500

Theft of Back Hoe in Port Elgin (RECOVERED)

June 6, 2019
Stolen - Caterpillar 420F Back Hoe

Media Release – Major Theft in Port Elgin


**UPDATE** The back hoe has been recovered - see new press release

During the overnight hours from Wednesday, June 5th to Thursday, June 6th a back hoe was stolen from a construction site on Peirson Ave in Port Elgin.

The back hoe is a yellow 2017 Caterpillar 420F Model owned by Barry’s Construction.  The machine has a yellow loader bucket on the front and black hoe bucket on the back. 

If you have any information concerning the theft of this machinery, please call the Saugeen Shores Police Service at 519-832-9200

Or you can report information confidentially to CrimeStoppers at 800-222-TIPS (8477)


Media Relations Officer

Sergeant Andy Evans

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