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  Suspects Wanted After Armed Robbery in Pickering

Oct 12, 2017 12:09 ET

Police are looking for suspects after two people were forced at gunpoint to drive to a bank machine and withdraw money early this morning.

On Thursday October 12, 2017 at approximately 2:30 a.m., a male and female were sitting in a vehicle on Ravenscroft Road in Pickering, when two masked males entered the car. One of the males produced a gun and the occupants were forced to drive to a bank machine at Westney Road and Williamson Drive. A quantity of cash was withdrawn from one of the victim´┐Żs accounts. The victims were told to drive to a nearby school and forced to exit the vehicle. The suspects stole some personal property along with the vehicle and fled the area.

The victims walked to a nearby residence and police were contacted. The victims were not physically harmed.

The two suspects are described as: male, with their faces covered, one wearing a ski mask and the other wearing a hooded shirt. They were both dressed in dark clothing.

The stolen vehicle is described as a red four door Nissan Sentra.

Anyone with information that could help investigators is asked to D/Cst. Cain of the West Division Criminal Investigations Bureau at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 2517.

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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