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  UPDATE #2- Pickering Convenience Store Robbed at Gunpoint

Jan 25, 2018 08:29 ET

Investigators are re-releasing a surveillance image of a suspect from a 2016 cold-case robbery after an armed convenience store robbery in Pickering.

On Monday, July 11, 2016, at approximately 3:15 p.m., members from West Division responded to the Smart Food Fair on Pickering Parkway near Brock Road regarding an armed robbery.

Two male suspects entered the store demanding cash and one of the suspects pointed a gun at the clerk. They took a quantity of cash from the register before fleeing on foot. Officers and K-9 searched the area with negative results. The lone clerk was not physically injured during the robbery. Police are also looking for a third suspect who fled with the two males.

Investigators have released updated descriptors below.

The suspect pictured is described as: male, black with a light complexion, 18 to 25 years old, skinny build and moustache. He was wearing a grey hooded shirt and white shoes.

Suspect #2 is described as: male, black with a medium build, grey hooded sweater, light grey jogging pants, and black running shoes.

Suspect #3 is described as: male, black with a slim build, wearing a white shirt, blue jeans, a blue baseball cap and white low-cut running shoes.

The image of suspect #1 is attached or can be viewed at www.drps.ca under Newsroom.

Anyone with new information is asked to contact Det. Baggio of the Major Crime Robbery Unit at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 5355.

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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ORIGINAL MEDIA RELEASE ISSUED AUGUST 8, 2016
Pickering Convenience Store Robbed at Gunpoint

Investigators have released an image of one of the three suspects wanted in connection with an armed convenience store robbery.

On Monday July 11, 2016, at approximately 3:15 p.m., officers from West Division responded to the Smart Food Fair on Pickering Parkway near Brock Road regarding an armed robbery.

Two male suspects entered the store demanding cash and one of the suspects pointed a gun at the clerk. They took a quantity of cash from the register before fleeing on foot. Officers and K-9 searched the area with negative results. The lone clerk was not physically injured during the robbery. Police are also looking for a third suspect who fled with the two males.

The suspect pictured is described as: male, black with a light complexion, 18 to 25 years old, skinny build and moustache. He was wearing a grey hooded shirt and white shoes.

Suspect #2 is described as: male, black with a medium build, grey clothing and white running shoes.

Suspect #3 is described as: male, black with a medium build, wearing a white shirt, blue jeans and white running shoes.

The image of one of the suspects is attached or can be viewed at www.drps.ca under Newsroom.

Anyone with new information is asked to contact Det. Baggio of the Major Crime Robbery Unit at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 5355.

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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