RCMP charge man for breaking into a vacant home in Haliburton

Posted at 9:36 am on August 3, 2017 | Filed Under: News

A Stellarton man is facing a slew of charges after breaking into a vacant Haliburton home Tuesday morning. It was determined that the 51 year old man was living in a tent on the property and selling items stolen from the vacant home.
The RCMP also recovered a stolen vehicle and a firearm, along with stolen property. Arthur Baxter of Stellarton is facing charges of possession of a firearm, break and enter, property obtained for the purpose of trafficking and property obtained worth over $5,000.
Baxter has been remanded into custody and will return to court later this week.