Firearms swiped from Brighton home; stolen pickup found burned out in Hamilton Township

Peterborough, ON, Canada / CHEX TV
Firearms swiped from Brighton home; stolen pickup found burned out in Hamilton Township

BRIGHTON – Several firearms and ammunition were stolen from a home in Brighton on Tuesday night.

Northumberland OPP say a resident on Carman Rd. reported a break-in to the home that occurred sometime between 6-9 p.m.

The culprit(s) forced a patio door open and stole jewellery, a GoPro camera and five firearms:

– Benelli SuperNova 12-gauge pump action shotgun,
– Winchester model 1400 12-gauge semi-automatic shotgun,
– Winchester model 1200 12-gauge pump action serial #2025084,gun-2
– Winchester Super X semi-automatic 12-gauge shot gun
– LR 22cal Crackshot antique rifle (circa 1913)

Anyone with information on this crime call the Brighton OPP detachment at 613-475-1313 or toll free 1-888-310-1122. Should you wish to remain anonymous, you may call the Peterborough/Northumberland Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) where you may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $2,000 and not have to appear in court.

Other briefs

June 12:
– At 2:37 a.m. police responded to a family dispute at a Cramahe Twp. home where an adult son was smashing furniture and damaged an appliance. Officers arrested the intoxicated son for breaching the peace and held him until he was sober. No charges resulted at the request of family members.

– Police were called to a construction site on Payn Rd in Hamilton Twp for a burnt out vehicle abandoned on the property. Officers determined that the 2012 black Ford pickup truck had been stolen from a residence on Eagleson Rd sometime overnight and driven to that location. Investigation ongoing.

– A man recently released at a bail hearing on a charge of Spousal Assault returned to his Brighton residence contrary to conditions imposed by the courts. He was arrested for Breach of Recognizance (two counts) and held for a bail hearing scheduled for June 13. He remains in custody at the time of this release. Name withheld to protect the identity of the victim.

June 13:
– A downtown Campbellford business on Bridge St East reported a rock thrown through their front window sometime overnight.

– A purse was reported stolen from an unlocked vehicle parked in the Sobey’s parking lot in Brighton between 5:45-6 p.m.

– Police were notified by the Canada Revenue Agency of a suicidal female in Port Hope. Officers located the female who stated that she made the threats only out of frustration during a telephone conversation with their collections department.

June 14:
– A wallet was reported stolen from an unlocked vehicle parked in the Beer Store parking lot in Brighton.

– A resident reported a break-in to his home located on County Rd 21 (near Waites Rd) in Brighton sometime between 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Once inside the culprit(s) stole medications, antique silverware and jewellery. Evidence was collected and the investigation is ongoing.

– Police responded to a suicidal person at a Campbellford home. Fearing for the occupants’ safety, officers were forced to breach the door after being refused entry. The female, who was threatening self-harm with a razor at the time, was apprehended without incident and taken to a hospital for mental health treatment.

Northumberland OPP officers investigated two accidental 911 calls, 16 motor vehicle collisions, 35 traffic-related complaints and conducted four RIDE programs from June 12-15.



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