A vehicle theft in Kirkland Lake has resulted in charges against 2 local residents.

The OPP conducted the investigation after a vehicle was stolen from Government Road, and was recovered later in Temiskaming Shores.

Officers have charged 27 year old Aaron Gautier with theft of a vehicle and Possession of property obtained by crime over 5,000, and 33 year old Sebastian Lacroix with possession of property obtained by crime over 5,000, and Possession of a prohibited device.

They have April court dates in their future.