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Suspect sought in robbery and vehicle theft investigation,
Bathurst Street and Lawrence Avenue area

Broadcast time: 09:00
Tuesday, September 1, 2020

53 Division

Case #: 2020-1643928

The Toronto Police Service requests the public's assistance identifying a man as part of a robbery and vehicle theft investigation.

On Monday, August 31, 2020, at 1:17 p.m., officers attended a robbery call in the Bathurst Street and Lawrence Avenue West area.

It is reported that:

- a woman was unloading groceries from her vehicle

- a man approached the woman, brandished a knife and demanded her car keys

- the woman surrendered her keys to the man

- the man stole the woman's vehicle - a white 2016 Honda HR-V

- he then fled the scene

He is described as white, approximately 25-35 years old, 6'0", with a medium build.

He was last seen wearing a dark coloured baseball cap, blue hooded sweater, blue jeans, black shoes, face covering, and black sunglasses.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-5300, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at, 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 Alex Li, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Nick Janjanin, 53 Division