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  UPDATE - Bank Robbed at Gunpoint in Ajax

Nov 02, 2017 13:02 ET

Robbery investigators have arrested a 30-year-old male in connection to a violent bank robbery in Ajax and an attempt robbery in Mississauga

On Monday, October 16, 2017, at approximately 7:10 a.m., the suspect attempted to gain entry to a TD Canada Trust bank on Tenth Line in Mississauga. The suspect didn't manage to make entry and fled the scene.

On Wednesday, November 1, 2017 members of the DRPS Major Crimes - Robbery Unit With the assistance of the DRPS Tactical Support Unit executed a search warrant at a residence on Trumpet Valley in Brampton and arrested the suspect. The male was taken into custody and is facing numerous charges. Investigators also recovered a large quantity of money from the residence.

Jabourou ABDOULKADER, age 30, of Trumpet Valley Boulevard in Brampton, is charged with: Robbery; Armed Robbery; Wear Disguise with Intent x2; Forcible Confinement and Weapons Dangerous. He was held for a bail hearing.

Anyone with information that could help investigators is asked to contact D/Cst. Price of the Major Crime Robbery Unit at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 5362.

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.


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