Police request assistance with Break-and-Enter investigations,
Leslie Street and Lawrence Avenue East area,
Security camera image of vehicle of interest released
Broadcast time: 11:39
Friday, May 4, 2018
Case #: 2018-793903
The Toronto Police Service requests assistance identifying a vehicle of interest in two Break-and-Enter investigations.
On Thursday, May 3, 2018, police responded to a Break-and-Enter in the Leslie Street and Lawrence Avenue East area.
It is reported that:
- at approximately 11:48 a.m., the homeowner reported that a man attempted to break into his house by forcing a side door open
- the homeowner confronted the man
- the man then fled to a black Dodge Durango which was waiting nearby
It is further reported that:
- on Thursday, May 3, 2018, police responded to a Break-and-Enter in the Morningside Avenue and Old Finch Avenue area
- two men broke into a home at approximately 1 p.m., and assaulted a man
- the two men took a gun safe that contained a Smith & Wesson revolver along with 1,000 rounds of ammunition
- the two men fled in a black Dodge Durango
One of the men is described as black, 29-32, 5'10". He was wearing a black short-sleeved T-shirt, black sweatpants.
Police have obtained a security camera image of the Dodge Durango and are releasing it to the public.
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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Constable Jenifferjit Sidhu, Corporate Communications, for Detective Sergeant Jim Gotell, 42 Division