Assault with a weapon investigation,
Yonge Street and Queen Street West area,
Security camera images released
Broadcast time: 17:35
Saturday, March 14, 2020
Case #: 2020-274893
The Toronto Police Service is requesting the public's assistance identifying a man involved in an ongoing Theft and Assault with a Weapon investigation.
It is reported that:
- on Saturday, February 8, 2020, at approximately 1:40 p.m., a man attended a store in the Yonge Street and Queen Street West area
- he took two high-end jackets and left the store
It is further reported that:
- once outside, he was approached by security staff regarding the theft
- he then produced a knife and attempted to stab the guards
The man is described as 25-30, 5’6” to 5’8”, he was wearing a dark grey winter jacket with a fur-trim hood, dark blue or black jeans, black casual shoes and dark sunglasses.
He is considered to be armed and dangerous and should not be approached.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-5204, 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 Caroline de Kloet, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Brandon Thompson, 52 Division