July 12, 2018 2:49 pm

London police arrest boy, 16, after recovering firearm reported stolen in June

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London police have charged a 16-year-old boy with possession of property obtained by crime under $5,000 in connection with a break and enter at a home last month.

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According to police, a home in the area of Richmond and Victoria streets was broken into while the occupants were away in June. A number of items were reported stolen, including a firearm.

Police say the force received information on Tuesday that a youth was in possession of the items.

Some of the property was recovered and the youth was charged in the case.

The firearm was later found at another location.

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