Tip from public helps identify alleged thief at Zehrs Gas Bar
Police are looking for a suspect after a theft at the Zehrs Gar Bar on Tecumseh Road East in Windsor. (Courtesy Windsor police)
Information from the public helped Windsor police identify and arrest a suspect after lottery tickets and cell phone chargers were stolen from a Zehrs Gas Bar.
Officers were called to the Zehrs near Tecumseh Road East and Lauzon on June 25 around 8 a.m.
Police say a male suspect entered the store on June 23 at 8:20 p.m. and at some point stole a quantity of lottery tickets and cell phone chargers.
On July 8 at 4 p.m., police received information that the mane was at a business in the 5800 block of Tecumseh Road East. Officers found him and he was placed under arrest.
Police say he also had stolen identification.
Thomas Lesperance, 37, from Windsor is charged with theft under $5,000 and possession of stolen property.