Two men sought in Robbery with a Firearm investigation,
Dowling Avenue and King Street West area
Broadcast time: 23:10
Thursday, December 27, 2018
Case #: 2018-2006416
The Toronto Police Service requests the public's assistance locating two men wanted in a Robbery with a Firearm investigation.
On Wednesday, October 31, 2018, at approximately 4:30 a.m., officers responded to a call for a robbery in the Dowling Avenue and King Street West area.
It is reported that:
- a taxi driver had picked up two passengers
- he drove them to this area as requested
- one of the suspects grabbed him by the head and held him still
- the other suspect produced a gun, pointing it at the taxi driver
- he was robbed of cash and personal items
The first suspect is described having a light skin tone, 21-23, 5’2”, medium build, clean shaven, wearing a black jacket with the hood up.
The second suspect is described as having a light skin tone, 21-23 years of age, 5’7”, skinny build, curly short black hair, unshaven, wearing a black jacket with the hood up.
Photographs of the suspects are released.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-1400, 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.
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Constable David Hopkinson, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable John Antonaros, 14 Division