Group of people wanted in a robbery and stabbing investigation,
St George Street and Prince Arthur Avenue area
Broadcast time: 15:45
Friday, November 1, 2019
Case #: 2019-2065321
The Toronto Police Service requests the public's assistance identifying a group of people wanted in a robbery and stabbing investigation.
On Saturday, October 26, 2019, at approximately 1 a.m., officers responded to a call for a robbery in the St. George Street and Prince Arthur Avenue area.
It is reported that:
- people leaving a party were stopped by a group of 6-8 suspects
- they were asked questions about their cell phones
- when the cell phones were presented the suspects snatched them from their hands
- anyone who resisted were threatened
- one victim was stabbed
- another victim was struck in the head by a blunt object
Descriptions for three of the suspects are as follows:
Suspect #1 – Male, black, 18-20, clean shaven, with a thin build, brown eyes, 5'8"-5’10", wearing a blue 'Blue Jays' hat, black and grey “Roots” hoodie, light blue jeans, and blue runners.
Suspect #2 - Male, black, 18-20, eye glasses, clean shaven, thin build, black bushy hair, brown eyes, approximately 5'7"-5’9”, wearing black puffy jacket, black ball cap, blue jeans, and white runners.
Suspect #3 - Male, black, 18-20, brown eyes, clean shaven, thin build, 5'8"-5’10”, wearing a black puffy jacket, grey jeans, black hoodie, and white runners.
Security camera images are released.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-5300, 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 Nenad Janjanin, 53 Division