Remains of deceased family member stolen from Kawartha Lakes home

Police are searching for suspects following a break-in and theft at a Kawartha Lakes home.

According to the OPP, the break-in occured between 2:30 and 3:30 p.m. Thursday (Sept. 24) at a home on Waite Road.

A number of items were stolen, including the remains of a deceased member of the occupant’s family.

“The remains were contained in a thick cardboard box wrapped in a dark red velvet bag with gold drawstrings. If observed contact police,” reads a media release.

Additionally, police are asking the public to provide information on any suspicious vehicles or persons that were observed in the area of Ballyduff Road and Waite Road between 2:30 and 4 p.m.

Anyone having information on this crime is asked to contact the City of Kawartha Lakes OPP at 1-888-310-1122.

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