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Public assistance sought in Robbery investigation,
Robert Street and Harbord Street

Broadcast time: 13:58
Thursday, March 29, 2018

14 Division

Case #: 2018-536654

The Toronto Police Service requests the public's assistance identifying a man involved in a Robbery investigation.

On Saturday, March 25, 2018, at approximately 12:40 a.m., officers responded to a call for a robbery in the Robert Street and Harbord Street area.

It is alleged that:

- a woman was walking southbound

- a man approached her from behind

- he grabbed her purse knocking her backwards

- the man was able to get her purse and fled

He is described as white, 25-35 years old, 6’2”, with a skinny build, and unshaven. He was wearing a light blue button-up shirt and dark pants.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-1400, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at, 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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Constable David Hopkinson, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Fred Teatero, 14 Division