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Police seek assistance with Robbery investigation,
Bloor Street West and Shaw Street



Broadcast time: 15:02
Monday, March 13, 2017

14 Division
416-808-1400

Case #: 2017-103954


The Toronto Police Service requests assistance identifying two men in a robbery investigation.

It is alleged that:

- on Tuesday, January 17, 2017, at approximately 7:30 p.m., a 32-year-old man was walking in the Bloor Street West and Shaw Street area

- two men approached the man from behind and asked him for the time

- the men then pushed the man to the ground and attempted to rob him of his cell phone, but were unsuccessful

- the men then fled eastbound through a laneway

Security camera images of the men have been released.

Suspect #1 is described as white, 18-22, approximately 5'7", with a stocky build. He was wearing dark pants, dark jacket, sweater with a white print on the front and his face was covered.

Suspect #2 is described as black, 18-22, approximately 6'0", medium build. He was wearing blue jeans, black horizontal-ridged puffy jacket with hood, black backpack with shoulder straps with red trimming.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-1400, 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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For more news, visit TPSnews.ca.



Constable Jenifferjit Sidhu, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable John Antonaros, 14 Division




Police seek assistance with Robbery investigation,
Bloor Street West and Shaw Street



Security camera image of suspect #1 in robbery investigation
Above: Security camera image of suspect #1 in robbery investigation




Police seek assistance with Robbery investigation,
Bloor Street West and Shaw Street



Security camera image of suspect #2 in robbery investigation
Above: Security camera image of suspect #2 in robbery investigation




Police seek assistance with Robbery investigation,
Bloor Street West and Shaw Street



Security camera image of suspect #2 in robbery investigation
Above: Security camera image of suspect #2 in robbery investigation