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Torontonians charged with furniture fraud at Bracebridge store

BRACEBRIDGE — Two Torontonians have been charged with obtaining furniture by fraud from a Bracebridge business.

Provincial police at Bracebridge say that on Friday, June 2, 2017, at about 4:45 p.m. the Muskoka Community Street Crime Unit, assisted by the Bracebridge Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), the Muskoka Crime Unit, the Orillia Community Street Crime Unit, the Highway Safety Division Crime Unit and the Highway Safety Division Emergency Response Team (ERT) executed a Criminal Code search warrant at a residence on Thorncliffe Park Drive in the City of Toronto.

They say during the execution of the search warrant police located a quantity of furniture that had been fraudulently obtained from a business in Bracebridge.

The stolen property was seized and returned to its rightful owner.

Police have charged 27-year-old Mohammad Habib and 19-year-old Anita Wynne, of Toronto, each with Possession of Property Obtained by Crime over $5000 CC 354(1)(a) and Possession of Schedule I Substance (Cocaine) CDSA 4(1).

They will appear in the Ontario Court of Justice in Bracebridge on July 4, 2017 to answer to their charges.

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