On Sunday, September 24, 2017, at approximately 11:45 pm patrol officers were dispatched to a robbery just occurred at a convenience store located in the 900 block of Ouellette Avenue. The investigation revealed that a male entered the store brandishing a blunt object and demanded money.
The suspect then fled with a quantity of cash on foot.
Over the next several hours patrol officers responded to 5 other robberies that were all similar in nature:
- Convenience store located in the 800 block of Campbell Avenue: (Sept. 25 at approx. 3:00 am)
- Restaurant located in the 400 block of Tecumseh Road East: (Sept. 25 at approx. 3:45 am)
- Convenience Store and a connected Restaurant (two robberies) located in the 1300 block of Walker Road: (Sept. 25 at approx.3:50 am)
- Restaurant located in the 2200 block of Wyandotte Street East (Sept. 25 at approx. 4:00 am)
During each robbery, the male suspect approached an employee, brandished a blunt weapon resembling a club/stick, and demanded money.
No one was injured in any of the reported incidents.
Please review the attached surveillance photograph of the wanted suspect.
A possibly involved suspect vehicle is described as:
- white sport utility vehicle or a dark coloured 4 door hatchback car
- Investigators from the Major Crimes Branch are actively investigating these robberies.
- The suspect is considered armed and dangerous. Do not approach.
Investigators are seeking the identity of the wanted male.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Windsor Police Service at 519-255-6700 ext. 4830, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 519-258-8477 (TIPS), or online at www.catchcrooks.com.