Oakville Sport Chek Attempted Armed Robbery

Police Request Assistance

Rediscover Your YMCA

On July 10, 2013 at 12:40 p.m., a lone male entered the ‘Sport Chek’ store located at 2460 Winston Churchill Boulevard, Oakville.

The man approached the register area, produced a large knife (10 inches in length) demanding cash from the store clerk.The cashier immediately alerted bystanders to the situation which caused the man to flee prior to receiving any cash.  Investigators believe the man fled in a silver, older model sedan, possibly a Chrysler or Oldsmobile.

The suspect is described as:  white, 40 to 50 years of age, 6’1″ – 6’2″, stocky build, dark hair (mullet style) with a large tattoo on his upper left shoulder/arm.  He was wearing a blue sleeveless shirt, blue shorts, navy blue ball cap and sandals.

The suspect was carrying a black reusable fabric grocery bag with a green logo on the side of it.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Oakville Criminal Investigations Bureau at 905 825-4747 x2218/2216, Crime Stoppers at 1 800 222-TIPS(8477), through the web atwww.haltoncrimestoppers.com or by texting ‘Tip201’ with your message to 274637(crime).

Contact: Detective Sergeant Anthony Odoardi – Oakville Criminal Investigations



, , , , , , ,

Readers Comments (0)

Please note: Comment moderation is enabled and may delay your comment. There is no need to resubmit your comment.

%d bloggers like this: