Durham Regional Police investigators are looking for a suspect after a Cannington bank was robbed yesterday. Images of the suspects are now available on our website.
On Wednesday, September 17th, 2008, shortly after 2:30 p.m., officers from 15 Division (North Durham) were called to the Bank of Nova Scotia on Cameron Street West in the Township of Brock regarding a bank robbery.
Witnesses reported that a lone male entered the bank at approximately 2:20 p.m. and produced a holdup note. The suspect received cash before fleeing the bank on foot in an unknown direction. No weapon was seen and there were no reports of physical injury. Attending officers searched the area for the suspect with negative results. The investigation has been turned over to the Robbery Unit.
The suspect is described as: male, white, approximately 60 years old, 5’10” tall with long grey hair and moustache and a heavy build. He was wearing a black baseball styled cap, a green jacket, a golf shirt and large dark sunglasses. No weapon was seen. He was seen leaving in a silver or grey mid-size car.
Anyone with information related to this incident or who has information about this investigation is asked to contact Detective Alec Sirizzotti of the Major Crime Robbery Unit at (905) 579-1520 or 1-888-579-1520 ext. 5359. Anonymous calls can also be made through Durham Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).
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