Attempted Robbery


On the 27th of July 2015 just after 11 pm an adult male was riding his scooter in the area of Spring Street and Queen Street East.

Two males approached the victim, punched him and knocked him off the scooter.  The victim was not injured. The males attempted to take the victim’s wallet and scooter but were unsuccessful.

Suspect 1 is described as a Caucasian male, approximately 5 feet 8 inches tall, 180 pounds and had a crew cut.  He was also wearing a sleeveless t-shirt with “I am Canadian” on it.

Suspect 2 is described as being Aboriginal, approximately 6 feet tall with a long full ponytail. He was wearing black jeans and a black t-shirt.

Officers from Investigation Services are continuing this investigation.  Anyone with information on this crime is asked to contact Detective Sergeant Armstrong at 705-949-6300 ext 262.

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