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Two men wanted in series of Robberies,
Homewood Avenue/Maitland Place area,
Photographs of two men released
Men subsequently identified as Young Persons,
***Photographs removed***
Photographs can no longer be published



Broadcast time: 09:44
Monday, June 12, 2017

51 Division
416-808-5100

Case #: 2017-944776


The Toronto Police Service is seeking assistance with a series of Robberies.

It is reported that:

- on Sunday, May 28, 2017, two men approached people walking in the Homewood Avenue/Maitland Place area

- one man was armed with a knife, the other man was armed with an aerosol substance

- they attempted to rob several males of their belongings

- at least two victims were stabbed during the robberies

On Monday, June 12, 2017, the two were identified, both being a Young Person. The photographs have been intentionally removed and can no longer be published.

Please refer to Section 110, Subsection 1, of the YCJA:

110. (1) Subject to this section, no person shall publish the name of a young person, or any other information related to a young person, if it would identify the young person as a young person dealt with under this Act.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-5100, 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 Tim Walther, 51 Division