Two men wanted in Bank Robbery investigation,
Jesse Jack Breese, 21, and Nathan Hunter, 20
Broadcast time: 10:38
Monday, September 24, 2018
Case #: 2018-936688
On Monday, September 24, 2018, A/Inspector Lauren Pogue of TPS Hold Up and Canadian Bankers Association Director of Security Malcolm Chivers held a news conference.
The news conference can be viewed here.
Video can be viewed here.
The Canadian Bankers Association, through Toronto Police Service Hold Up, is offering a reward of up to $10,000 leading to the arrest and conviction of two wanted men.
Jesse Jack Breese, 21 and Nathan Hunter, 20, are wanted on Canada Wide Warrants for a violent financial robbery in which a firearm was discharged inside a bank.
It is alleged that:
- on Thursday, May 24, 2018, at 5:05 p.m., four men were in a stolen 2017 Honda Accord
- the men drove to a bank branch located near Warden Avenue and St. Clair Avenue East
- three men entered the bank, disguising their identities with masks, sunglasses and hooded sweatshirts
- Jesse Jack Breese, 21, discharged a round from a handgun into the floor
- the other two men ordered the customers to get down on the floor
- the men obtained a quantity of money and fled the bank
- on Thursday, June 7, 2018, following an investigation by TPS Hold Up, the getaway driver and one man were arrested
- the Honda Accord getaway vehicle was located and seized
A Canada-Wide arrest warrant has been issued for Jesse Jack Breese, 21, and Nathan Hunter, 20, both of no fixed address. Each is wanted for:
1) Robbery While Armed with a Firearm
2) Disguise with Intent
3) Discharge Firearm with Intent
4) Careless Use Firearm
5) Possession Weapon for Committing Offence
6) Use Firearm Commit Indictable Offence
7) Illegal Possession of Firearm with Ammunition
8) Unauthorized Possession Firearm
9) Possession Firearm Knowing its Unauthorized
10) Conspiracy to Commit Indictable Offence
Jesse Jack Breese, 21, is described as 6'3", slim build, dark hair. He occasionally wears prescription glasses. He is known to frequent both Barrie and Toronto.
Nathan Hunter, 20, is described as 6'0", 150 lbs., dark wavy hair.
Both are considered armed and dangerous. If seen, do not approach, and immediately call 9-1-1.
The handgun alleged to have been used during the robbery has not been recovered.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-7350, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at www.222tips.com, online on our Facebook Leave a Tip page, 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 A/Inspector Lauren Pogue, Hold Up