LAP TOP, CREDIT CARD STOLEN

PETERBOROUGH — Provincial police have charged a Peterborough man after a computer and credit cards were reported stolen.

Police found a suspect in a pawn shop.

OPP from the County detachment say a Selwyn Township business complained that a laptop computer and credit card were stolen on July 13, 2018.

Selwyn Township is northwest of Peterborough.

On July 26, 2018, investigating officers attended a pawn shop in Peterborough, in attempts to locate the stolen laptop computer. While in the pawn shop, officers observed a male and identified him as one of the suspects in the theft.

Thomas Edward, 23, was arrested and charged with:

Fraud under $5000 – 8 counts

Possession of property obtained by crime under $5000

He is scheduled to appear in Ontario Court of Justice in Peterborough on Aug. 30.