1 arrested in vehicle theft in Smiths Falls, Ont.: OPP

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One man has been arrested and charged following a vehicle theft in Smiths Falls, Ont.

At approximately 4:30 p.m. Monday, Quinte West OPP say they responded to a call about a vehicle, a silver 2020 Acura, that was stolen from a home.

A few hours later, while patrolling Highway 401, police say patrolling officers saw a vehicle matching the description travelling westbound.

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Officers conducted a traffic stop near Glen Miller Road, and upon further investigation, the driver was arrested.

Tyler MacIsaac, 31, of Oro-Medonte Township was charged with possession of property obtained by crime over $5,000 and driving while under suspension.

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MacIsaac was held in custody to appear in court on Tuesday.

Quinte West OPP say additional charges are expected to be laid by Smiths Falls police.

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