(FORT FRANCES, ON) – Members of the Rainy River District Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are seeking the public’s assistance in the desecration of approximately 50 tombstones at the Fort Frances cemetery on King’s Highway.
Unknown culprit(s) entered the Fort Frances Cemetery, and caused extensive damage to tombstones by knocking them over. Some of the tombstones are in excess of 100 years old. The value of the damages is yet to be determined.
Over the weekend officers have been continuing to investigate this mischief. As a result, one person has been charged in connection with this matter.
Trisha BOSHEY, 27 years of age, of Rainy River, has been charged with the following:
- Mischief Over $5000 contrary to section 430(4) of the Criminal Code.
The accused was released on a Promise to Appear with a court date of December 17, 2018 at the Fort Frances Ontario Court of Justice in answer to the charges.
The investigation is continuing, and further charges are pending.
Should you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or access their website at: http://www.p3tips.com/273 where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000.
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(FORT FRANCES, ON) - Members of the Rainy River District Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are seeking the public's assistance in the desecration of approximately 50…