Seven break and enters reported in North York last week (Oct. 18)
The North York Regional Police Service received nine calls for service to investigate five burglaries and two break-ins.
The first call received on Oct. 11 at 5:20 p.m. was a break-in at a residence in the 200 block of Oak Street. Police were there as a result of a report of someone breaking into a vehicle parked outside.
The second call on Oct. 12 was a break-in at 1635 Bloor Street N.
The third call, which took place at 2:16 p.m. on Oct. 13. was a break-in at a home and business in the 1200 block of Bay Street. Police were there to investigate a report of someone prowling.
The fourth call received, on Oct. 15, was a break-in at a home and business in the 1100 block of Wellington Street when a window was forced and a small safe was taken.
The fifth call, received on Oct. 17 at 8:35 p.m., was a break-in at a residence in the 600 block of Victoria Street. A computer was used to access the building and cash was stolen.
The sixth call, which took place at 2:25 p.m. on Oct. 19, was a break-in at a home and business in the 1000 block of Victoria Street.
The last call, received on Oct. 19, was a break-in at a residence in the 300 block of Oak. Police were there because the door was forced by a burglar who was able to gain entry by tricking the residents with a piece of paper. The occupants were able to call police and the owner alerted the local security company.
The owner of the home, which was rented, said people were always in and out for the business.
No charges have been laid in any of the cases.
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