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50-year-old man charged following Midland apartment break-in: OPP

OPP say the accused consumed food and drink from the apartment's kitchen during the alleged break-in.
OPP say the accused consumed food and drink from the apartment's kitchen during the alleged break-in. Global News

A 50-year-old man has been charged following an apartment break-in in Midland on Wednesday afternoon, Southern Georgian Bay OPP say.

According to police, the alleged victim arrived at their apartment on First Street to find a person they knew sleeping on their couch.

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The person reportedly entered the apartment by forcing a window open. Police allege that upon gaining entry to the apartment, the suspect consumed food and drink from the apartment’s kitchen before going to sleep.

Kenneth Royal Cousineau, 50, of Midland, was subsequently removed from the apartment by officers and charged with breaking and entering, police say.

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The accused was released on a recognizance and will appear at the Ontario Court of Justice in Midland.

Police say anyone with information can contact the OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-8477.

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