Public awareness and appeal for information
Merrickville – On February 12, 2021, at approximately 8:40 a.m., members of the Grenville County Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) were notified of a suspicious vehicle complaint on St. John Street, in the village of Merrickville.
The complainant reported that a vehicle, described as a light grey Ford pick-up truck was parked near a school bus pick-up location between 7:40 a.m. and 7:55 a.m. The complainant said once the vehicle’s driver had been noticed, the truck drove away quickly. The complainant said the vehicle had been sighted in the same area once before but police were not contacted at that time.
To date, no further description of the vehicle or the driver has been reported to police.
The information is being released to make the community aware of the report, and there is no immediate concern for public safety at this time.
If you have any information on the above investigation or any other incident, please contact Grenville County OPP on 1-888-310-1122. To report information anonymously, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-(TIPS) 8477 or submit your tip online at www.ontariocrimestoppers.ca.