Three men wanted in investigation into series of Robberies,
Riverdale Park and Kew Beach Gardens areas,
Second 15-year-old boy arrested,
Two security camera images removed from previous news release,
Cannot be broadcast or published
Broadcast time: 11:14
Tuesday, October 24, 2017
Case #: 2017-1826540
The Toronto Police Service would like to inform the public of a second arrest in an investigation into a series of Robberies.
Since Thursday, October 5, 2017, officers have responded to six different calls for robberies in the Kew Beach Gardens and Riverdale Park area.
See previous release.
On Monday, October 23, 2017, at 10:25 p.m., a 15-year-old boy was arrested. He is charged with:
1) Robbery with a Firearm
2) Have Face Masked/Disguised
3) Possession of Property Obtained by Crime
4) Mischief in Relation to Data
5) Possession of a Prohibited Weapon
He was scheduled to appear in court at 311 Jarvis Street on Tuesday, October 24, 2017, 10 a.m., room 1.
Under provisions in the Youth Criminal Justice Act, he cannot be identified. Two security camera images previously released, on the news release noted above, since removed, cannot be published or broadcast.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-5500, 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 David Hopkinson, Corporate Communications, for Constable Jonathan Morrice, 55 Division