Stratford News Howick man faces charges after incident in West Perth SHARE ON: Casey Kenny, staff Wednesday, Jun. 12th, 2019 (Photo supplied by Perth County OPP) A 49-year-old Howick man faces several charges after police say a motorcycle was stolen in West Perth. Perth County OPP say they were investigating a report of a suspicious person on Line 24, west of Staffa, when a motorcycle that had been reported stolen the day before was located. Police say witnesses provided a description of the man that fled from the motorcycle and a male matching the description was found by police a short distance away. The male has been charged with offences including Possession of Property Obtained by Crime Over $5 thousand and Flight from peace officer. He was remanded into custody after a bail hearing in Stratford on June 9th.