Robberies with a weapon,
Finch Avenue East and McCowan Road area,
Two men wanted
Broadcast time: 14:37
Thursday, February 1, 2018
Case #: 2018-111507
The Toronto Police Service requests assistance identifying two men wanted in robberies with a weapon investigation in the Finch Avenue East and McCowan Road area.
It is reported that:
- on Thursday, January 18, 2018, at 5:05 p.m., a man, 81, and a woman, 75, attended a bank
- they withdrew a quantity of cash and walked home
- they were approached by two men, one of whom was armed with a firearm
- the two suspects robbed them of cash
- the two suspects ran away southbound on Brimwood Boulevard
It is further reported that:
- on Thursday, January 18, 2018, at 6 p.m., a woman, 46, attended a bank at Kennedy Road and Steeles Avenue East
- she withdrew a quantity of cash
- she was approached by two men
- one of them was armed with a handgun
- she was robbed of a quantity of cash
- the men fled on foot on Becca Hall Trail
The first suspect is described as black, 20-30, black shirt, black jacket, black pants.
The second suspect is described as black, 20-30, black shirt, black jacket, black pants.
The firearm is described as a small black handgun.
The two suspects are believed to be armed and dangerous. If located, do not approach. Call 9-1-1 immediately.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-4200, 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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Katrina Arrogante, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Ashley DoBias, 42 Division