Investigators have arrested two suspects in connection with the carjacking investigation in Ajax.
On Tuesday, November 28, 2017, at approximately 4:20 a.m. members of the Major Crime Robbery Unit with the assistance of other DRPS investigative teams arrested two suspects after they fled the scene of a robbery in the vicinity of the Ajax Downs Casino. The suspects robbed a taxi driver of cash and fled the scene in a nearby car. The victim didn't suffer any physical injuries.
Police arrested a 21-year-old male and a 24-year-old male both from Ajax, in connection with this robbery. The two males are also suspects in the ongoing carjacking investigation. They were held for a bail hearing.
More information about this investigation will be released the afternoon of Friday, December 1, 2017.
Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact Det. Carter of West Division Criminal Investigations Bureau at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 2562.
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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