Friday, January 29, 2016 12:08 am ·  1 Comment
The Halton Regional Police are currently investigating a robbery that occurred at the Shoppers Drug Mart, 550 Kerr Street, Oakville at the north-west corner of Kerr Street and Speers Road.
On Thursday late afternoon, January 28, 2016 at 4:20pm, A lone male entered the store, removed a number of video games from a display and concealed them on his person.
The male was observed by another customer and confronted as he attempted to leave the store. The two engaged in a short confrontation as the customer attempted to prevent the unknown male from leaving.
The male produced a small pocket knife and fled the scene.
The male was last observed heading north from the Shoppers Drug Mart towards the railway lines.
The male was described as being male white, 6’2”, slim build, dark beard, wearing a dark coloured coat, grey hoodie with hood up, dark pants, sunglasses and carrying a black backpack.
No one was hurt as a result of this incident.
Any person with information related to this robbery is encouraged to contact Detective Constable Lee Wood of the Halton Regional Police Service 20 Division Criminal Investigations Bureau (905-825-4747 ext 2274) or Halton Crime Stoppers at Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477,) or through the web at www.haltoncrimestoppers.com.
550 Kerr Street, Criminal Investigations Bureau, Detective Constable Lee WoodDetective Constable Lee Wood, Halton Crime Stoppers, Halton Regional Police, January 28 2016, Kerr Village, Robbery, Shopper's Drug Mart, Speer Road, Thursday