Suspect arrested in downtown break-in

Windsor Police Service News Update
Monday, July 24, 2023
Case #: 23-66789
Suspect arrested in downtown break-in

The Windsor Police Service has arrested a suspect in connection to a break-and-enter at a downtown business last month.

On June 20, 2023, members of the Target Base Unit launched an investigation into a break-and-enter incident that occurred at a business in the 100 block of University Avenue West. The suspect smashed windows to gain access to the property, causing $2,000 in damage.

Through investigation, officers identified the suspect as 30-year-old Adam Wierciszewski. An arrest warrant was subsequently issued for his arrest.

On July 21, 2023, Wierciszewski attempted to retrieve his vehicle from an impoundment at Windsor Police Headquarters. Officers discovered that an outstanding warrant had been issued for his arrest and took him into custody on the spot.   

Wierciszewski faces charges of breaking and entering and possessing break-in instruments. 

Anyone with information is asked to call the Windsor Police Service 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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