Media Release. Saturday, May 7, 2022.

UPDATE: Man Charged in Hate-Motivated Vandalism Investigation

(Bradford, ON) The South Simcoe Police Service has charged a man following an investigation into hate-motivated vandalism in Bradford.

Randy Winsor, 48, of Markham, turned himself in at South Division today and was charged with three counts of Mischief Under $5,000 and Trespass/Prowl Near Dwelling House. He was released with a future court date.

The investigation began on Sunday, November 28, 2021, when police were called to an address in the area of Walker Avenue and Morris Road in Bradford for a report of damage to two vehicles and a front door. Once on scene, officers learned that two vehicles in the driveway and the front door had been spray-painted with homophobic graffiti. The windows and tires of the vehicles were also damaged. There were no physical injuries.

The investigation is ongoing. Police are still trying to identify a second suspect.

Anyone who recognizes the second suspect, or has any information regarding this incident, is asked to contact Detective Constable Shawn Strilec at or Crime Stoppers.

An image of the second suspect is attached: