10 More Charges Laid Against River Heights Thieves

Manitoba Post StaffNews

WINNIPEG – Two men face additional charges after initially being arrested on December 18 for thefts committed in the River Heights area.

23 year-old Jacob Alexander Barsalou and 25 year-old Nathaniel Leigh Chepesky face ten more charges after police located stolen items at a home on Elm Street and a storage locker in Tuxedo. The thefts occurred between July and December 2018.

The Winnipeg Police Service would like to remind the public of the importance of reporting stolen property. Doing so greatly helps investigators in cases like this where stolen property is recovered. Reports can be made at any police station, to our non-emergency phone line at 204-986-6222 and many reports can now be made online here:


Police are also asking the public for their assistance with locating the owner of a bicycle that was recovered during the investigation:

Anyone that recognizes this bike, or has information that may help identify the owner, is asked to contact the West District Community Support Unit at 204-986-2839.