Man charged after series of break ins and thefts near North Bay, OPP say

TEMAGAMI, Ont. — Provincial police say they have arrested a man after a series of break-ins and thefts near North Bay, Ont.

OPP say a 33-year-old man allegedly broke into a cottage and ''out-buildings'' in Temagami, Ont., between May and June this year.

Police say several items were stolen, including multiple firearms, generators, tools, fishing equipment and paintings.

They say officers executed a search warrant at a residence on Tuesday and recovered stolen property.

Police say the man, who is from Hudson, Ont., is facing multiple charges including four counts of unauthorized possession of a firearm and possessing over $5,000 worth of stolen property.

Police say the man is scheduled to appear in court on Friday.

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