Morris RCMP have arrested and charged two people connected to multiple break and enters in the area after executing a search warrant on a home in Morris earlier this month.
The search, according to RCMP, yielded ammunition, a firearm, counterfeit currency, stolen ID and personal documents belonging to other individuals, along with lawn equipment, multiple power tools, over 50 bicycles and a small amount of drugs.
It was subsequently determined that the two, a 46-year-old and 47-year-old from Morris, are linked to numerous break and enters in the surrounding area between May and July 2022. It was also determined that some seized items were being sold online through various buy and sell websites.
Police believe more charges may be laid as the investigation continues and more victims are identified.
Anyone who has experienced similar thefts in the area, or has information regarding these incidents is asked to call Morris RCMP at 204-746-6335 or contact Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-8477 or submit a secure tip online at www.manitobacrimestoppers.com