November 28 - Update: Poppy Fund Stolen from Pembroke Convenience Stores

FROM/DE: Upper Ottawa Valley OPP                                                                                     DATE: November 28, 2017



Pembroke man charged with two poppy fund thefts
(PEMBROKE, ON) – Members of the Upper Ottawa Valley Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) have arrested and charged a Pembroke man after money was stolen from poppy sales boxes at two Mac’s Convenience stores in the City of Pembroke in mid-November.  The same man was also charged with a recent theft of merchandise from Staples in the Pembroke Mall.
Cory Grant Albert LAPIERRE, age 30 of Pembroke, is charged with the following Criminal Code (CC) offences:
  • Theft Under $5000 – 4 counts
  • Fail to Comply with Probation – 9 counts
He was held for a bail hearing and remains in custody until his next appearance at the Ontario Court of Justice in Pembroke on November 28, 2017.
A second male suspect who stole candy from the Mac’s Convenience store on Pembroke Street East on November 11, 2017 has been identified by police and the investigation is continuing.
The Upper Ottawa Valley OPP would like to thank the public for their assistance with this investigation.
Cst. Shawn Peever            
Upper Ottawa Valley OPP Detachment              
Tel# (613) 732-3332              
Cell # (613) 633-3294