Police trying to identify man in gunpoint Robbery investigation,
Manning Avenue and Bloor Street West,
Update, additional robbery reported,
New security camera images of wanted man released
Broadcast time: 08:31
Sunday, November 5, 2017
Case #: 2017-1981764
The Toronto Police Service is requesting assistance identifying a man involved in a gunpoint Robbery investigation.
It is reported that:
- on Thursday, November 2, 2017, at approximately 12:50 a.m., a man was walking in the Manning Avenue and Bloor Street West area
- he was approached by a man who showed him a firearm and demanded the man's possessions
- that included the man's wallet and iPhone 8 Plus
- the male suspect left northbound on Manning Avenue and was last seen near Bloor Street West.
He is described as 20-30, 5’11” - 6’, heavy build, moustache, olive complexion. He was last seen wearing a dark-grey Roots hooded top, and possibly a dark ballcap under the hood, black pants, black shoes.
This is believed to be the most recent reported incident in a series of gunpoint robberies involving the same suspect.
See previous news release.
New security camera images are attached.
If seen, do not approach. He should be considered armed and dangerous. Call 9-1-1 immediately.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-1400 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 Allyson Douglas-Cook, Corporate Communications, for Detective Darren Worth, 14 Division