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  Suspects Wanted after Bank Robbery in Ajax

Aug 10, 2018 11:24 ET

Two suspects are wanted after an armed robbery at a bank in Ajax.

On Thursday, August 09, 2018, at approximately 11:15 a.m., two suspects, both armed with handguns entered the Scotiabank located at Ravenscroft Road in Ajax. The suspects made a demand for cash while pointing a handgun at employees and then fled the scene. None of the store employees or customers were physically injured.

Uniform officers pursued the suspect vehicle along Highway 401westbound lanes. The pursuit was discontinued for safety reasons.

The suspects are described as:

Suspect #1 - male, tanned complexion, 6' tall, wearing a white construction hard hat, sunglasses, black shirt and armed with a handgun.

Suspect #2 - male tanned complexion, 6' tall, wearing a grey hooded sweater and sunglasses armed with a handgun.

The suspect vehicle is a stolen 2018 grey Dodge Caravan with Ontario plate #CCJZ454

If this vehicle is spotted please do not approach as the occupants are considered armed and dangerous. Please contact 911 or your local police service with location and details.

Anyone with new information about this investigation is asked to contact the Major Crime - Robbery Unit at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 5355.

Anonymous tips can be made to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or on the website at www.durhamregionalcrimestoppers.ca and tipsters are eligible for a cash reward of up to $2,000.

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