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Man, two girls, face charges in Robbery investigation,
Marlington Crescent and Chalkfarm Drive area



Broadcast time: 09:33
Wednesday, November 8, 2017

31 Division
416-808-3100

Case #: 2017-2018799


The Toronto Police Service would like to inform the public of arrests in an ongoing Robbery investigation.

It is alleged that:

- on Tuesday, November 7, 2017, at approximately 7:10 p.m., a woman, 39, was walking in the Marlington Crescent and Chalkfarm Drive area

- she was approached by a group of males and females

- a firearm was pointed at her, then she was pushed to the ground

- her backpack was stolen

Two girls, both 15, were arrested by police near the scene.

On Wednesday, November 8, 2017, Sorie Ibrahim Conteh, 20, of Toronto, surrendered to police and was arrested.

A girl, 15, and Sorie Ibrahim Conteh, 20, both of Toronto, have each been charged with:

1) Robbery with a Firearm

A girl, 15, of Toronto, was charged with:

1) Robbery with a Firearm
2) Fail to Comply with Recognizance

All three are scheduled to appear in court at 2201 Finch Avenue West on Wednesday, November 8, 2017, 10 a.m., room 204.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-3100, 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.

The girls cannot be identified under the provisions of the Youth Criminal Justice Act.


For more news, visit TPSnews.ca.



Constable Caroline de Kloet, Corporate Communications, for Detective Sergeant Norm Proctor, 31 Division