Stolen Outhouse Recovered and Returned to Owner


(PHELPS, ON) – On October 9, 2020, officers from the North Bay Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) were patrolling trails in Phelps Township.

While on patrol, officers discovered a large amount of stolen property located off Songis Road near OFCS Trails A112A and NB308. The stolen property is valued at over $5000.

Items found were believed to be from recent break and enters and thefts in the area. Some recovered items, including an outhouse and tools, were returned to owners at the scene.

The North Bay OPP has a large amount of outstanding property including tools, hunting and fishing gear and much more.

If you were the victim of a theft recently in the Phelps area and have not reported it to police, please call the North Bay OPP, we are looking for the owners of dozens of recovered stolen property.

The investigation remains ongoing. Police are asking anyone with information regarding these thefts to contact the North Bay OPP at 1-888-310-1122.

Should you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). You can also submit information online at Being anonymous, you will not be required to testify in court and information you provide may lead to a cash reward of up to $2,000.