(Photo of the arrests as they happened in a local parking lot, courtesy of James King, MooseFM CKLP)

Two local men have been arrested and charged for stealing groceries from the Bracebridge Metro store. OPP say it happened Saturday shortly before 12:30pm. Police got a call that the two men stole a cartload of groceries from the store and left in a vehicle.  Police soon located them in a neighboring parking lot and arrested both for the theft.  19 year old Ryan Shea of Muskoka Lakes and 18 year old Riley Cleveland of Bracebridge are both charged with theft under $5000. Cleveland is to appear in court today in Bracebridge. Shea will appear in Bracebridge court February 24th