Ingersoll man charged with stealing 200 turkey pot pies from a church


(INGERSOLL, ON.) – The Oxford County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a theft complaint on Wednesday, May 24, 2017, at the St. James Anglican Church located on Oxford Street in Ingersoll.

The items stolen were 200 frozen turkey pot pies (individual portion size) with a value of approximately $1,000. The pies were stored in a freezer on the second level of the church.

The time frame for the theft is between Monday, May 15, 2017, and Sunday, May 21, 2017.

The OPP have arrested and charged Stephen FORGET, 33-years-of-age of Ingersoll with:

  • Possession of Property Obtained by Crime – Under $5,000 contrary to the Criminal Code of Canada.

He is being held for a bail hearing to answer to the charge.

The investigation is continuing, and the OPP would like to thank the public for their tips and assistance thus far in the investigation. OPP are still looking to speak to anyone who may have information relating to this theft.

Any person with information regarding the person(s) responsible for this incident should immediately contact the Oxford County OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or their nearest police authority. Should you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or , where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000.