Burglar gets in five Pitt Street businesses in 45 minutes

(Newswatch Group/Bill Kingston, File)

CORNWALL – City police are trying to track down a man on a bicycle who was breaking into businesses on Pitt Street last weekend.

The suspect got into five businesses between the 200 and 700 blocks of Pitt, between 2:45 a.m. and 3:30 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 15.

Police did not say whether anything was taken or damaged in the 45 minute crime spree.

But they do want tips on the suspect – he’s white with a slim-to-medium build and was wearing dark jeans and dark shoes. They also want to speak to anybody who may have been in the area during that time and saw something.

Anyone with information should call Detective Const. Sarah van den Oetelaar at 613-933-5000 extension 2710.