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Man, 40, charged in Theft investigation,
Yorkville area



Broadcast time: 12:20
Thursday, August 3, 2017

53 Division
416-808-5300

Case #: 2017-1004344


The Toronto Police Service would like to inform the public of an arrest in a Theft investigation

It is alleged that:

- on Tuesday, June 6, 2017, at 3:51 p.m., police responded to a call for a Break-and-Enter in the Yorkville area

- a woman, 59, was at a work function and her purse was stolen from a common area within a hotel

- the suspect used her identification to get her home address and broke into her house

- the suspect encountered a woman, 60, within the home and fled but took the victim's vehicle

On Sunday, July 23, 2017, Martin Dimitrov, 40, of Thornhill, was arrested. He has been charged with;

1) Theft Under $5000
2) Break-and-Enter with Intent
3) Theft Over $5000
4) Possession of Property Obtained by Crime

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-5300, 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 Craig Brister, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Marlon Laptiste, 53 Division