Geraldton, ON – The Greenstone Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) has apprehended and charged an individual in connection with a vandalism incident that occurred at a local cemetery in the Municipality of Greenstone.
On October 5, 2023, around 6:00 p.m., Greenstone OPP officers responded to a report of multiple monuments being vandalized at a local cemetery. The destructive act sparked immediate police action to address the situation.
As a result of the investigation, Jonathan KITCHKEESIC-WYNN-SHAWAYAHAMISH, a 33-year-old resident of Geraldton, has been arrested and charged under the Criminal Code with:
- Mischief Under $5,000: 20 counts
- Failure to Comply with Undertaking
The accused is currently in custody and is scheduled to appear before the Ontario Court of Justice in Geraldton on a later date, where legal proceedings related to the charges will commence.
The OPP is encouraging anyone with information regarding this incident or any similar occurrences to come forward. Those with relevant details can contact the OPP at 1-888-310-1122. For individuals who prefer to remain anonymous, Crime Stoppers can be reached at 1-800-222-8477. Providing information about such incidents can aid law enforcement in maintaining the safety and integrity of local communities.