On 10 May 2011, members of the Essex County OPP Criminal Investigations Branch commenced the execution of a Criminal Code Search Warrant at A&L Auto Recyclers located at 7525 County Road 42, Town of Lakeshore.
Members of and Chrysler Corporation are also at the scene and assisting OPP officers with the identification of various automobile parts. The subsequent search of the property is expected to take investigating members the next couple days to fully complete.
Currently, the search has yielded the seizure of numerous stolen Chrysler Corporation automobile parts. The seized vehicle parts include axles, cloth tops, rims, transmissions, transfer cases, various lamps and new radios. The total value of the seizure to date is estimated in excess of $250,000.
Members of the OPP and Chrysler Corporation remain on the scene and are continuing their search of the premises at A&L Auto Recyclers. No arrests have been made at this point in the investigation and charges are pending.