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Two arrested in Project Seconds,
Investigation into series of Break-and-Enters and
Theft of vehicles,
Photographs of two outstanding men released



Broadcast time: 09:27
Monday, June 12, 2017

32 Division
416-808-3200

Case #: 2017-1007463


The Toronto Police Service would like to make the public aware of arrests in Project Seconds.

Project Seconds started in January 2017 to identify and arrest those responsible for a series of Break-and-Enters in Toronto and Mississauga.

It is alleged that:

- homes were targeted for having a high-end vehicle

- once inside, jewellery, cash, and other valuables were stolen

- high-end vehicles were stolen

- this group is responsible for stealing property with an estimated value of over $3.5 million

On Wednesday, June 7, 2017, the Toronto Police Service and Peel Regional Police executed search warrants at a home and business in Toronto

It is further alleged that:

- jewellery, watches and designer handbags valued at $200,000 were recovered

- $70,000 cash was recovered

It is further alleged that:

- during the six-month investigation, nine vehicles, including BMWs, Audis and Mercedes were recovered, with a collective value of approximately $850,000

On Wednesday, June 7, 2017, Tomasz Paliwoda, 35, and Anna Paliwoda, 34, both of Toronto, were arrested. They are each charged with:

1) Possession of Property Obtained by Crime - Over ($5000)

They are scheduled to appear in court at 1000 Finch Avenue West on Thursday, July 20, 2017, courtroom 301.

A warrant has been issued for Piotr Wroblewski, 38, of Toronto. He is wanted for:

1) 13 counts of Break-and-Enter
2) six counts of Theft of Motor Vehicle
3) 12 counts of Possession of Break-in Instruments
4) Possession of Property for the Purpose of Trafficking
5) 13 counts of Fail to Comply with Probation

A warrant has been issued for Shane Hendry, 21, of Toronto . He is wanted for:

1) two counts of Break-and-Enter
2) Attempt Break-and-Enter
3) three counts of Theft of Motor Vehicle
4) three counts of Possession of Break-in Instruments
5) Possession of Property for the Purpose of Trafficking

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-3200, 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.


For more news, visit TPSnews.ca.



Constable Victor Kwong, Corporate Communications, for Detective David Zajac, 32 Division




Two arrested in Project Seconds,
Investigation into series of Break-and-Enters and
Theft of vehicles,
Photographs of two outstanding men released



Piotr Wroblewski, 38, wanted in investigation into series of Break-and-Enters and theft of vehicles
Above: Piotr Wroblewski, 38, wanted in investigation into series of Break-and-Enters and theft of vehicles




Two arrested in Project Seconds,
Investigation into series of Break-and-Enters and
Theft of vehicles,
Photographs of two outstanding men released



Shane Hendry, 21,
wanted in investigation into series of Break-and-Enters and theft of vehicles
Above: Shane Hendry, 21, wanted in investigation into series of Break-and-Enters and theft of vehicles