Early morning forced entry of DeQuincy Cr., home terrifies resident: two firearms stolen.

October 31, 2013

By Staff

BURLINGTON, ON.  A 4:00 am break-in at a Dequincy Crescent home woke the residents who found themselves staring at a male intruder who said he was armed.  The resident later told police they did not actually see a weapon.

The intruder proceeded to search the house and took a quantity of cash, alcohol, jewellery and two  firearms: a 12 gauge shotgun and a .22 calibre rifle.  The male was last seen leaving the residence on foot.

Investigation revealed that the male suspect had forced entry to the house through the front door. The homeowners were uninjured and called Halton Regional Police. 

The suspect is described as male, white, 20-30 years of age, 5’7″-6’0″ tall, thin build with light brown hair.

The suspect is described as male, white, 20-30 years of age, 5’7″-6’0″ tall, thin build with light brown hair.

Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the Three District Criminal Investigations Bureau at 905-825-4747 ext 2315, Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), www.haltoncrimestoppers.com, or text “Tip201” with your message to 274637 (crimes). 

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