Sturgeon Falls man charged after trying to steal a lawnmower

Share Adjust Comment Print

North Bay Police responded to a report of a man stealing a lawn mower Monday from a business on Memorial Avenue in North Bay.

It’s alleged that on Monday shortly after 6 p.m. the accused was observed entering a fenced-in portion of a business on Memorial Drive.

He selected a lawnmower and exited the property pushing the lawnmower down the sidewalk.

A concerned citizen contacted police who attended the area. The accused was located and arrested. The lawnmower was recovered.

The accused has been remanded into custody pending a bail hearing at the North Bay Courthouse.

As a result of the investigation police arrested Eric Jodouin, 23, of Sturgeon Falls. He has been charged with Break, Enter and Theft.