Crime of the Week: Robbery at Hornepayne LCBO


Crime Stoppers and the Hornepayne detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police are seeking the public’s help in identifying a robbery suspect.

On Saturday, January 9, 2016, at approximately 6:05 p.m. police were dispatched to a robbery that had just occurred at the Hornepayne LCBO on Fifth Avenue.

While an employee was in the process of closing the store for the evening, a lone male entered. The suspect is described as male, approximately 6 feet tall, wearing a black balaclava, black hooded jacket, black pants, gloves, and white shoes.

The male directed the employee to a safe where an undisclosed amount of cash was stolen.

If you have information that could help Police solve this crime, please call Crime Stoppers anonymously at (705) 942-7867, or toll free at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). You can type a tip through our website at or text keyword “SSM” followed by your tip to 274637.