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Police ask for the public’s assistance in identifying person suspected of break and enter and theft

Release Date: September 27, 2023



Kingston Police are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect who broke into a residential apartment building multiple times in mid-September. The residential apartment building was located in the area of Armstrong Road in Kingston’s west end.


Once inside the building the suspect would wander the corridors and steal packages. The suspect had been observed carrying break and enter tools and had threatened residents when confronted.


The suspect is described as Caucasian with a slim to medium build. The suspect appears to have brown eyes, brown hair and in this instance had a short scruffy beard. The suspect was wearing a black jacket with wording on the left outer sleeve as well as a black hat. Of note, the suspect also appears to have tattoos on the back of his left calf in the form of words or script.

Anyone with information in regards to the identity of this suspect, is asked to please contact Detective Jay Lachapelle at 613-549-4660 ext. 6294 or via email at

You can also provide tips anonymously by calling our general number 613-549-4660 ext. 0 and asking to remain anonymous.

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Kingston Police
705 Division Street
Kingston, Ontario
K7K 4C2

Telephone: 613-549-4660
TTY (hearing impaired): 613-549-8792
Administration Fax: 613-549-3111
Operations Fax: 613-549-7111

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