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Police officer charged with theft of credit card from break-and-enter scene

Last Updated Feb 13, 2018 at 6:31 pm EST

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Police in Halton Region say they charged one of their officers on Tuesday with allegedly stealing a credit card from the scene of a break-and-enter investigation.

They say the alleged incident happened in Oakville in December 2017.

Michael Kellas, 29, of Halton police was charged with theft of a credit card, possession and use of a stolen credit card and posession of property obtained by crime under $5,000.

He was suspended with pay, as required by the Police Services Act of Ontario.

Police say the investigation is ongoing.


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As Trump would say; “You’re fired!”
What an idiot this guy is. Great paying job, secure for life, great benefits & pension, etc… He’s probably a drug addict too. You just wait & see, mark my words.

February 14, 2018 at 8:24 am

@G Alexander: I would like to see how this plays out. He is clearly guilty. Any regular citizen would go to jail. This corrupt criminal is a liar and a thief and should be removed from the force immediately. Lets see police privilege in action.

February 14, 2018 at 9:39 am