Officers have arrested and charged a 13-year-old male in connection with a robbery on a bike path last month.
The 13-year-old male from Oshawa is charged with Robbery with Offensive Weapon and Possess Weapon for Committing Offence in connection with this incident.
The 13-year-old is additionally charged with Robbery With Offensive Weapon; and Possess Weapon For Committing an Offence in connection with the robbery of two people on August 20, 2017 at Chopin Park. He is also charged with Robbery in connection with the robbery of a 10-year-old boy who was also assaulted September 7, 2017 on Oxford Street. He was held for a bail hearing.
Investigators would like to speak to anyone with information in identifying the outstanding suspects.
Anonymous information can be sent to Durham Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or online at www.durhamregionalcrimestoppers.ca and tipsters may be eligible for a $2,000 cash reward.
If you have any further information with regards to this investigation, please contact D/Cst. MacKinnon of the Central East Division Criminal Investigation Bureau at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 2783.
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