3 arrested after stolen school bus found Tuesday morning: London, Ont. police

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File photo. School bus. File Photo / Global News

London, Ont., police say three suspects have been arrested in connection with the overnight theft of a school bus.

In an update on Wednesday, police said three London men, ages 28, 36 and 37, are jointly charged with possession of property obtained by crime over $5,000 and possession of stolen mail.

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Just before 8 a.m. Tuesday, police were contacted about a bus that had been stolen overnight from the city’s northeast end. Police did not provide a more specific location.

Police located the bus driving in the city’s west end before it came to stop in the area of Guildwood Boulevard and Richmeadow Road, just northeast of Oxford Street and Hyde Park Road, and three males fled on foot.

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Two suspects were arrested by members of the canine unit, police said, and a third was located and arrested by the uniformed division.

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