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Assistance sought identifying three men in Robbery investigation,
King Street West and Portland Street area,
Security camera images of the three men released



Broadcast time: 14:28
Thursday, November 9, 2017

14 Division
416-808-1400

Case #: 2017-1897575


The Toronto Police Service is seeking assistance identifying three men in a Robbery investigation.

It is alleged that:

- on Friday, October 20, 2017, at approximately 2:45 a.m., a 34-year-old man was standing in the King Street West/Portland Street area, hailing a taxi

- three men approached him and commented on his gold necklace

- fearing for his safety, the 34-year-old man started walking away

- the three men followed the man, assaulted him, then robbed him of his necklace

- a car, driven by a woman, with a male passenger, approached and picked up the three men

It is further alleged that:

- following an investigation, the woman was identified as Natasha Medeiros, 21, of Toronto

She was arrested on Friday, October 20, 2017 and charged with:

1) Robbery

She is scheduled to appear in court at Old City Hall on Wednesday, November 22, 2017, 11 a.m., courtroom 111.

It is further alleged that:

- the male passenger has been identified as Rai Texeira, 22, of Brampton

A warrant has been issued for his arrest.

The other three men are described as:

1) black, 20-25, thin build, wearing backpack with skull logo

2) olive complexion, 20-25, medium build, long hair tied in a ponytail, camouflage pants, grey hoodie

3) olive complexion, 20-25, medium build, braided hair, glasses, wearing red jacket with white stripes along the arms, red shoes

Security camera images are now available.

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 Caroline de Kloet, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable John Antonaros, 14 Division




Assistance sought identifying three men in Robbery investigation,
King Street West and Portland Street area,
Security camera images of the three men released



Security camera image showing, From front to rear:
suspect 1, Natasha Medeiros, Rai Texeira, suspect 2, suspect 3
Above: Security camera image showing, From front to rear: suspect 1, Natasha Medeiros, Rai Texeira, suspect 2, suspect 3




Assistance sought identifying three men in Robbery investigation,
King Street West and Portland Street area,
Security camera images of the three men released



Security camera image showing, from front to rear:
suspect 1, Natasha Medeiros, Rai Texeira, suspect 2, suspect 3
Above: Security camera image showing, from front to rear: suspect 1, Natasha Medeiros, Rai Texeira, suspect 2, suspect 3




Assistance sought identifying three men in Robbery investigation,
King Street West and Portland Street area,
Security camera images of the three men released



Security camera image showing, from left to right:
suspect 2, suspect 3
Above: Security camera image showing, from left to right: suspect 2, suspect 3




Assistance sought identifying three men in Robbery investigation,
King Street West and Portland Street area,
Security camera images of the three men released



Security camera image showing, from left to right:
suspect 3, suspect 2, Rai Texeira, Natasha Medeiros
Above: Security camera image showing, from left to right: suspect 3, suspect 2, Rai Texeira, Natasha Medeiros