Police seek assistance identifying woman in
Robbery with a Weapon investigation,
20 Church Avenue,
Security camera images of woman released
Broadcast time: 13:01
Monday, August 28, 2017
Case #: 17-1532315
The Toronto Police Service is requesting assistance identifying a woman involved in a Robbery with a Weapon investigation.
On Thursday, August 24, 2017, at 2 p.m., police responded to a call for a robbery at the Metro Supermarket at 20 Church Avenue.
It is reported that:
- a woman entered the store and concealed some items in a knapsack
- she was approached by a store security officer outside and brought back into the store for investigation
- at this time, the woman produced a large knife, brandished it at a number of store employees, and fled the store
She is described as approximately 20, 5'7", large heavy build, short black hair. She was wearing a black shirt with the word "BORING" across the front in white letters, denim jean shorts, black boots, black toque. She was carrying a pink knapsack.
She is to be considered armed and dangerous. If seen, do not approach. Call 9-1-1 immediately.
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.
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Constable Jenifferjit Sidhu, Corporate Communications, for Detective Brian Wookey,