Man wanted in retail robbery investigation,
Devon Caesar, 32
Broadcast time: 15:00
Date: Wednesday, April 7, 2021
Unit: Hold Up
Case #: 2021-132503
The Toronto Police Service Hold Up Squad is requesting the public’s assistance locating a man wanted in a retail robbery investigation.
On Thursday, January 21, 2021, officers responded to a call for a retail store robbery in the Danforth Avenue and Greenwood Avenue area.
It is alleged that:
- a man entered a store wearing a balaclava mask to conceal his identity
- the man approached the checkout counter to purchase an item
- the man pointed his covered hand toward the employee suggesting he had a weapon and made a demand for cash
- the man took the cash and fled the area on foot
The Hold Up Squad commenced an investigation and identified the man.
It is further alleged that:
- the man is wanted in connection to a previous assault and home invasion
Devon Caesar, 32, of Toronto, is wanted for the following eight charges:
2. Disguise with Intent
4. Forcible Entry
5. Theft Under
6. Uttering Threats
7. Assault Causing Bodily Harm
8. Disobey Court Order
He is described as 5'10", 190 lbs., medium build. His image has been released.
He is believed to be violent and dangerous. If located, do not approach and call 9-1-1.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-7350, 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 Jenifferjit Sidhu, Corporate Communications, for Acting Inspector Shawn Getty, Hold-Up Squad