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Police seek assistance identifying man wanted in a robbery investigation,
Danforth Avenue and Bowden Avenue area,
Photograph and video released



Broadcast time: 20:49
Date: Thursday, November 18, 2021
Unit: 55 Division
Phone: 416-808-5500
Case #: 2021-2208362


The Toronto Police Service is seeking the public’s assistance identifying a man wanted in a Robbery investigation.

It is reported that:

- on Tuesday, November 16, 2021, at 12:50 p.m., a man was following a woman in the Danforth Avenue and Bowden Avenue area

- the man approached the woman from behind, and struck her on the back of the head with an unknown object

- the man forcefully took the woman's purse, and fled northbound on Bowden Avenue towards Danforth Avenue

- the woman sustained head injuries, and required medical treatment

The man is described as 5'9", in his 50's, with a slim build, and short grey hair. He was last seen wearing a dark blue jacket, with white-coloured stripes down both sleeves.

See security video here.

See security video here.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-5500, 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.


For more news, visit TPSnews.ca.



Constable Alex Li, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Joseph Akie, 55 Division




Police seek assistance identifying man wanted in a robbery investigation,
Danforth Avenue and Bowden Avenue area,
Photograph and video released



Man wanted for a Robbery Investigation
Above: Man wanted for a Robbery Investigation




Police seek assistance identifying man wanted in a robbery investigation,
Danforth Avenue and Bowden Avenue area,
Photograph and video released



Man wanted for a Robbery Investigation
Above: Man wanted for a Robbery Investigation




Police seek assistance identifying man wanted in a robbery investigation,
Danforth Avenue and Bowden Avenue area,
Photograph and video released



Man wanted for a Robbery Investigation
Above: Man wanted for a Robbery Investigation