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South Wellington OPP Reports - Aug. 31, 2017

Web posted on August 31, 2017


(TOWNSHIP OF GUELPH-ERAMOSA, ON) - Wellington County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is investigating a mischief to a church on Conservation Road, Township of Guelph-Eramosa.

Sometime between 2:30 p.m. August 27, 2017 and 8:30 a.m. August 28, 2017 unknown suspect(s) spray painted Islamic State messaging on the side of Lakeside Church on Conservation Drive, Township of Guelph-Eramosa.

Wellington County OPP officers along with the Wellington County Crime Unit are investigating with assistance from Forensic Identification Services (FIS).

Police are looking for anyone with any information regarding this or any other criminal activity to contact the Wellington County OPP at 1-888-310-1122.

Should you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or submit a tip on-line at You may be eligible for a reward from Crime Stoppers of up to $2,000.



(TOWNSHIP OF PUSLINCH, ON) - On August 28, 2017 at approximately 11:10 a.m. Wellington County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a report of an unoccupied boat on Puslinch Lake across from the McClintock Marina, Township of Puslinch.

OPP and Cambridge Fire attended and located a boat in the water with nobody in it.

A body was then located nearby in the water by individuals from the Marina. The deceased has been identified as 61-year-old Zbignien BACZKOWSKI of Cambridge.

A post mortem has been scheduled for today.