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Man wanted in a series of Commercial Break and Enter investigations,
Scarborough area,
Security camera images released



Broadcast time: 08:30
Saturday, June 22, 2019

42 Division
416-808-4200

Case #: 2019-1141549


The Toronto Police Service is requesting the public's assistance identifying a man wanted in a series of commercial nighttime Break and Enters.

It is reported that:

- between early April 2019 to June 2019, a man broke into several commercial businesses during the overnight hours.

- on Monday, April 1, during the late night/early morning hours, a man broke into an industrial unit in the in the Pharmacy Avenue and McNicoll Avenue area

- he gained entry by removing the glass from the door at the entrance of the business

- once inside, he was able to gain access to two additional units by breaking through the drywall, and prying open a door

- he then took a significant amount of cash from the units before fleeing

It is further reported that:

- on Saturday, April 13, 2019, during the overnight/early morning hours, the same man broke into another industrial unit located in the area of Finch Avenue East and Markham Road


- he carefully removed the glass of the front door, enabling him to gain entry

- four additional units on the same property were also broken into by the man

- he stole a quantity of jewelry and a substantial amount of cash from the units before fleeing

It is further reported that:

- on Thursday, June 20, 2019, the same man entered through the front door of a business in the area of Tapscott Road and McNicoll Avenue

- he gainined entry by removing the glass from the door

- He ransacked several offices before finding a safe, which he broke into

The male suspect is described as being of average height, with a thin build. He was wearing a hooded jacket with the hood worn up, with his face covered and gloves.

Security camera images are attached.

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, 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 Allyson Douglas-Cook, Corporate Communications, for Detective Sergeant Rita Morehouse, 42 Division




Man wanted in a series of Commercial Break and Enter investigations,
Scarborough area,
Security camera images released



Security camera image of man wanted in investigation into a series of Commercial Break and Enters
Above: Security camera image of man wanted in investigation into a series of Commercial Break and Enters




Man wanted in a series of Commercial Break and Enter investigations,
Scarborough area,
Security camera images released



Security camera image of man wanted in investigation into a series of Commercial Break and Enters
Above: Security camera image of man wanted in investigation into a series of Commercial Break and Enters




Man wanted in a series of Commercial Break and Enter investigations,
Scarborough area,
Security camera images released



Security camera image of man wanted in investigation into a series of Commercial Break and Enters
Above: Security camera image of man wanted in investigation into a series of Commercial Break and Enters