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Man wanted in Robbery investigation,
Avenue Road and St. Clair Avenue West area,
Security camera video released

Broadcast time: 06:00
Thursday, July 4, 2019

53 Division

Case #: 2019-1009369

The Toronto Police Service requests the public's assistance identifying a man wanted in a Robbery investigation.

On Saturday, June 1, 2019, at 11:20 p.m., police responded to a call for a Robbery in the St. Clair Avenue West and Avenue Road area.
It is reported that:

- a 35-year-old woman entered a condo building

- she was followed in by an unknown man

- he followed her into the elevator

- the man indicated that he had a weapon

- she was assaulted and robbed of her purse

- the man then fled

He is described as in his 30s, 5'9", having a thin to medium build, fair complexion, with very short straight light brown hair. He was wearing a bright pink hoodie with "Canada" written on the front in white letters,
red patterned baseball cap with solid black brim with a “Deadpool” logo on hat, black Adidas track pants with a white stripe down the leg, black runners, and an orange Jansport backpack with black straps.

He is believed to be armed, violent and dangerous. If located, do not approach. Call 9-1-1 immediately.
Security camera video is now released.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-5300, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at, 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 Marlon Laptiste, 53 Division