Public assistance sought with Robbery investigation,
Bloor Street West and Ossington Avenue
Broadcast time: 13:50
Monday, March 13, 2017
Case #: 2017-263885
The Toronto Police Service requests the public's assistance identifying two men involved in a robbery investigation.
It is reported that:
- on Friday, February 10, 2017, at approximately 1:30 a.m., a 24-year-old man was inside a restaurant in the Bloor Street West and Ossington Avenue area
- the victim left his wallet on the table when a man grabbed it, as he and another man were walking past the table
- the victim chased the men outside
- the man in possession of the victim's wallet pulled a knife and threatened to kill the 24-year-old man
Security camera images of the two men are released.
The man with the knife is described as wearing light-blue jeans, very faded in the rear upper leg area, a black leather jacket and a black hoodie, with a toque underneath.
The other man is described as having black hair, wearing light-blue jeans and a dark jacket.
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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Constable Jenifferjit Sidhu, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable John Antonaros, 14 Division