Thursday, August 23, 2012

OPP Investigate Major Mischief at Golf Course

(Mono, ON.) – On August 9, 2012 at 0812 hrs Dufferin OPP received a report of a Mischief occurrence at The Iron and The Eagle Golf and Country Club on the Mono-Amaranth Townline, Mono, Ontario.

The preliminary investigation revealed that vandals had attended the golf course overnight and broken into a nearby shed and stolen a front end loader. The culprits then used the front end loader to cause extensive damage to the fairway and golf course greens by digging them up and causing deep ruts in grass area. The culprits then drove the front end loader in nearby pond almost submerging it completely under water.

Damage is estimated to be between $30000 - $40000 to the golf course and the front end loader. The culprits attempted to steal and tamper with golf carts on the property.

Dufferin OPP are asking anyone with any information about this senseless act of vandalism to contact Dufferin OPP at (519)-925-3838. Or CRIMESTOPPERS at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS). You can submit information online at

Crimestoppers does not subscribe to call display and you will remain anonymous. Being anonymous you will not have to testify in court and your information may result in a cash reward.