Police request assistance with TTC shooting investigation,
Photographs of suspect re-released,
Fifth anniversary with $25,000 reward outstanding
Broadcast time: 10:37
Monday, February 27, 2017
On Sunday, February 26, 2012, at 7:22 p.m., police responded to a call for a shooting at Dupont subway station.
It was reported that:
- a suspect approached the TTC collector's booth
- the suspect fired several shots at the booth, striking the collector in the neck and shoulder
- the suspect fled empty-handed
Investigators believe the same suspect is responsible for similar robberies, at the same location, on June 11, 2011 and October 2, 2011.
The victim was taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
The suspect is described as white, 35-40, with a stocky build. The suspect was last seen wearing all-black clothing and a black balaclava.
The TTC has issued a $25,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the suspect.
Previous YouTube link: June 20, 2011, (Crime Stoppers)
Previous YouTube link: February 26, 2015 (Third anniversary, Crime Stoppers)
Previous YouTube link: May 29th, 2012 (Mike Earl & Andy Byford)
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, or 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 Jenifferjit Sidhu, Corporate Communications, for Staff Inspector Mike Earl, Hold Up