The Toronto Police Service is seeking assistance with a “smash-and-grab” Theft investigation.
It is reported that:
- – at approximately 2:30 p.m., on Friday, June 23, 2017, a man entered a pawn shop in the Church Street and Shuter Street area
- – he walked up to the jewellery display counter, removed a hammer from his jacket pocket, and smashed the glass display case
- – he then reached into the broken display case, grabbed a quantity of expensive jewellery, and was last seen fleeing westbound on Shuter Street
- – the value of the stolen jewellery is approximately $20,000
The man is described as black, 18-19, 5’6”, thin build, wearing a dark-coloured baseball hat, black jacket, light-blue jeans, black shoes with a large white Nike “swoosh” logo on the toe area.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-5100, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at www.222tips.com, or text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637). Download the free Crime Stoppers Mobile App on iTunes, Google Play or Blackberry App World.