Trio of suspects arrested in Woodstock hotel after home invasion in Stratford: police

Stratford Police Service cruiser. Stratford Police Service

A chase for three suspects in a Stratford home invasion ended at a hotel in Woodstock early Friday morning.

Stratford Police say they were contacted about a home invasion which had occurred in downtown Stratford at around 12:30 a.m.

The homeowner had invited two men into his residence before they assaulted him, tied him up and took a number of items.

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Police say the suspects took off in a vehicle driven by a woman.

The trio were traced to the Drumbo area via tracking devices within the victim’s possessions.

OPP were contacted and by the time they arrived the suspects had evaded capture.

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The suspects were then located in a motel in Woodstock where Stratford officers, with the aid of Woodstock police, arrested them.

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A 40-year-old man, 35-year-old woman, and 29-year-old man are facing a variety of charges including robbery, forcible confinement, theft, possession of stolen property and assault with a weapon.

Police say the woman was also found in possession of suspected fentanyl and hydromorphone and is facing additional charges.

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