GRAVENHURST — A man accused of shoplifting at three stores here within a week has been arrested and charged.
Police say that on Friday Feb. 19, at 3 p.m.. they responded to a shoplifting call from the Pet Value in Gravenhurst.
A man was located within minutes by police in the parking lot pushing a shopping cart full of stolen goods from Pet Value and Giant Tiger.
Police say he was previously charged Feb. 13 for shoplifting from the Shoppers Drug Mart in Gravenhurst, though there was no police report at the time.
Charged is Mitchell Jarvis, 33, of Gravenhurst.
He faces the following charges:
- Theft Under $5,000 CC 334(b)
- Possession Property Obtained by Crime Under $5000 CC 354 (1)(a) x 2
- And Fail to Comply with Probation CC 733.1(1) x2
Jarvis is to appear in the Ontario Court of Justice in Bracebridge in Bracebridge April 27, 2021.