Broken library window mischief results in arrest
Published Feb. 7, 2019
A window of the Dysart branch of the Haliburton County Public Library was smashed during the early morning hours of Sunday, Feb. 3.
According to Constable Amanda Gilbert, with the Haliburton Highlands Ontario Provincial Police, a witness reported observing the suspect smashing the window and fleeing on foot at about 6:55 a.m.
“Police located and arrested [the suspect] a short time later,” said Gilbert.
A 26-year-old Haliburton man was arrested at a nearby residence and charged with Mischief Under $5,000. The suspect is scheduled to appear in court in Minden on April 3, 2019.