Man wanted in Aggravated Assault with Weapon investigation,
Walmart, 799 Milner Avenue,
Image of man released
Broadcast time: 12:35
Thursday, May 10, 2018
Case #: 2018-839715
The Toronto Police Service requests assistance identifying a man wanted in an Aggravated Assault with a Weapon investigation.
On Wednesday, May 9, 2018, at 9:30 p.m., officers responded to a call for a stabbing at Walmart at 799 Milner Avenue.
It is reported that:
- a man entered the store
- he stole some items and left
- a loss-prevention officer arrested him for the theft
- the man produced an edged weapon and slashed the loss-prevention officer
- the man fled
The loss-prevention officer received serious injuries and was taken to hospital.
The suspect is described as 18-24, 6'0", thin build, black hair, clean-shaven. He was wearing a black puffy spring coat over a white hooded top with the hood over his head, black pants, carrying a black backpack.
He is considered armed, extremely violent and dangerous. If located, do not approach. Call 9-1-1 immediately.
An image of the man is released.
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 David Hopkinson, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable David Little, 42 Division