Security camera image of male suspect in investigation into theft of large crystal

The Toronto Police Service is seeking assistance identifying a man involved in the theft of a large crystal valued at $9000, from Louro and Sons Jewellers at 104 Avenue Road.

On Saturday, August 12, 2017, police received a report of a Theft Over $5000 from the Yorkville area.

It is reported that:

  • at approximately 1 a.m., a man was first seen on security cameras walking northbound on Avenue Road, from south of 104 Avenue Road
  • he approached a large diamond ring advertisement display which had a crystal secured on it
  • he used tools he had brought with him, forcibly removed the crystal from the display, and walked away from the area with it
  • he was last seen northbound on Avenue Road at approximately 1:05 a.m.

He is described as medium build, wearing dark pants, light-coloured hoodie, dark shoes with light-coloured soles.

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.