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  Arrest Made in Oshawa Robbery

Nov 14, 2017 13:22 ET

A male and female have both been charged after a male was robbed at an Oshawa hotel.

On Saturday, November 11, 2017, at approximately 2:50 a.m., officers were called to a hotel on Bloor Street West in Oshawa. A male stated he arranged to meet an escort in a hotel room. When he entered the room and handed over cash to a female, a male exited the bathroom with his face covered and threatened to shoot the victim. The victim fled and called police.

Shawn GAYLE, age 29 of Brampton, and a 24-year-old female from Toronto, are both charged with: Robbery. They were both released with a Promise to Appear/Undertaking.

Anyone with information that could help investigators is asked to contact D/Cst. Van Belleghem at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 1854.

Anonymous information can be sent to Durham Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or online at and tipsters may be eligible for a $2,000 cash reward.