Truck theft fails
Rainy River District OPP officers investigated an attempted theft of a 2003 Chevrolet pickup truck near the entrance to Bunnel Park yesterday in Atikokan.
Sometime after 8:30 a.m., a man smashed a window on the vehicle and then damaged the steering column.
The culprit is described as a Caucasian male, between 40 and 50 years of age, with shaggy, unkept hair, no shirt, and a large belly.
He possibly has a tattoo on his back or shoulder.
Police are continuing to investigation, and urge the public to contact the OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS if they have any information.