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Police looking to return stolen power tools to owners

File photo of an Essex County OPP vehicle, Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2012. (Melanie Borrelli / CTV Windsor) File photo of an Essex County OPP vehicle, Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2012. (Melanie Borrelli / CTV Windsor)
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Essex County OPP are looking to reunite victims of theft with their stolen power tools following an arrest.

On the afternoon of May 29, a search warrant was executed on a vehicle in Kingsville. Officers recovered a handheld bar code scanner from a retail store, power tools, and other items.

A 46-year-old man of Leamington has been arrested and charged with possession of property obtained by crime under $5,000.

Police are looking to return the power tools back to whom they belong. Victims of a break and enter between May 26 and May 28 are asked to contact Det. Const. Jamie Darling at 519-723-2491 between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Proof of ownership will be required.

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