Identity sought of man in robbery investigation,
Keele Street and Sheppard Avenue West area
Broadcast time: 10:00
Thursday, February 13, 2020
Case #: 2020-267741
The Toronto Police Service requests the public’s assistance identifying a man as part of a robbery investigation.
On Friday, February 7, 2020, at approximately 2 p.m., officers responded to a call for a robbery in the Keele Street and Sheppard Avenue West area.
It is reported that:
- an 87-year-old woman entered the lobby of an apartment building
- she was approached by an unknown man
- she was thrown from her walker onto the ground
- she was robbed of personal items and memorabilia from her late husband
- the suspect fled through the front door
He is described as tall with a heavy build. He was wearing a dark puffy 'Northface' winter jacket with the hood up, a dark baseball cap with a gold round sticker on the top of the brim, a two-tone dark and light coloured scarf covering the lower half of his face, white coloured gloves, dark pants and black runners with white detailing.
Images and video of the suspect were captured on CCTV.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-3100, 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 or Google Play.
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Constable David Hopkinson, Corporate Communications, for Detective Dion Monahar, 31 Division