Public assistance sought identifying man in Robbery investigation, Security camera images of man released
Friday, May 29, 2015 - 7:35 AM
Hold Up: 416-808-7350
The Toronto Police Service is seeking the public's assistance identifying a man wanted in two robberies.
It is alleged that:
- on Sunday, April 26, 2015, between 2:30 p.m. and 3:15 p.m., a man entered a variety store at 161 Church Street, and a variety store at 237 Gerrard Street East
- at each of the variety stores, he walked in with a four-pronged cane, and waved the cane aggressively towards the victims, demanding money
- unsuccessful both times, he then fled in a red four-wheeled scooter
The man is described as white, 34-45, 5'7”-5’10”, with a moustache and beard, and walks with a limp.
Security camera footage and images are available.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-7350, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at www.222tips.com, text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637). Download the free Crime Stoppers Mobile App on iTunes, Google Play or Blackberry App World.
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Constable Victor Kwong, Corporate Communications, for Staff Inspector Mike Earl, Hold Up