Man and woman sought in Distraction Theft investigation,
Bay Street and Wellington Street
Broadcast time: 07:00
Monday, September 9, 2019
Case #: 2019-9012507
The Toronto Police Service requests the public's assistance identifying a man and woman wanted in a Distraction Theft investigation.
On Monday, April 8, 2019, at 4 p.m., a woman was with friends at a restaurant in the Bay Street and Wellington Street West area.
It is reported that:
- the woman had placed her bag in an area with her friends
- someone took her bag and removed personal items
- the bag was put back near its original spot
Security camera images captured the thieves and the theft of another persons belongings. The other victim has not reported the theft to police.
Police believe there may be other victims.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-5200, 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 Wendy Chang, 52 Division