Man charged with spray painting area businesses
On Saturday, Nov. 14, officers from the Haliburton Highlands OPP were dispatched to a mischief call at the Shoppers Drug Mart in the Village of Haliburton. A red can of spray paint was used to spray graffiti on the store windows.
Further checks revealed that the Pet Valu, The Children’s Aid Society, Dysart Public Library, H&R Block and two private residences were also spray painted along with bridge railings and road signs.
As the investigation progressed information was received that led to a 20-year-old man from Haliburton.
Charged is a 20-year-old man. He is charged with nine counts of mischief under $5,000.
He is to appear in the Ontario Court of Justice in Minden on .