Suspect in custody following break-and-enter

Windsor Police Service News Update
Thursday, April 4, 2024
Case #: 24-37036
Suspect in custody following break-and-enter


The Windsor Police Service has arrested a 50-year-old man in connection to a break and enter at a west-end business.

This morning, just before 2 a.m., officers responded to a commercial alarm in the 700 block of Tecumseh Rd W.

When officers arrived they observed the suspect inside of the business stealing several items. Upon observing police, the suspect dropped the stolen items and fled out the back doors. 

After a brief search, officers located the suspect hiding under a stack of wood and arrested him without incident. 
Following the arrest, officers identified approximately $3,500 in property damage caused by the suspect.

Daren Mackay has been charged with break and enter. 

Anyone with information is asked to call the Target Base Unit at 519-255-6700, ext. 4350. They can also contact Windsor & Essex County Crime Stoppers anonymously at 519-258-8477 (TIPS) or online at​

For further information:
Contact the WPS Corporate Communication Unit's Public Information Officer at (519) 255-6700 ext. 4462.

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Constable Bianca Jackson
Corporate Communications Unit
Windsor Police Service - Headquarters
Windsor, Ontario, Canada
Office: (519) 255-6700 ext. 4462

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