The Toronto Police Service is seeking the public’s assistance locating a woman wanted in a Theft of Motor Vehicle and Fail to Remain investigation.

It is alleged that:

  • on Monday, October 16, 2017, at 9:30 a.m., a tow truck operator was rendering assistance in the parking lot of Shoppers Drug Mart at Don Mills Road/Lawrence Avenue East area
  • a woman got into and stole the tow truck
  • as she was fleeing the parking lot, she collided with a car travelling westbound on Lawrence Avenue East

The tow truck has since been recovered, however it is further alleged that a cellphone in the tow truck was taken.

The woman is described as being in her 30s, 5’8-5’9, with a medium build. Security images are now available.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-3300, 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.