News Release header

Man arrested for Retail Robbery,
Front Street East and Lower Jarvis Street area,
Dannie Zack, 41

Broadcast time: 12:00
Date: Monday, November 16, 2020
Unit: Hold Up
Phone: 416-808-7350
Case #: 2020-2168335

The Toronto Police Service's Hold Up Squad would like to make the public aware of an arrest in relation to a retail robbery.

On Sunday, November 15, 2020, police responded to reports of a robbery in the Front Street East and Lower Jarvis Streetarea.

It is alleged that:

- a man entered a store and approached the counter

- he took out a knife and demanded cash

- the clerk refused and a physical struggle took place

- as the struggle was taking place the neighbouring store clerk heard the commotion and called police

Officers responded and arrested Dannie Zack, 41, of no fixed address.

He was charged with:

1. Robbery with Offensive Weapon
2. Possession of a Weapon
3. Disguise with Intent
4. Fail to Comply Probation
5. Fail to Comply Probation

He is scheduled to appear in court at College Park on Monday, November 16, 2020, 9:30 a.m., room 507.

For more news, visit

Constable Caroline de Kloet, Corporate Communications, for Inspector Lauren Pogue, Hold Up