Robbery suspect holds up two women on two occasions brandishing a switch blade knife.

Crime 100By Staff

May 22, 2019

BURLINGTON, ON

 

The get-away used by a robbery suspect was a BMX style bike.

BMX type bike

Police describe the bike used by a robbery suspect was a BMX style.

The robberies took place in the New Street Appleby Line area on May 19th and 20th at approximately 10:00 pm

The two occurrences are believed to be related. In both occurrences, the suspect approached female victims while he was riding a BMX-style bike and demanded their money and belongings. The suspect produced a switchblade-style knife during each of the incidents. The suspect is described as:

Male, white, 20-30 years old with blonde/red hair and facial hair. Approximately 160-200 lbs, wearing a black baseball hat, black hooded sweatshirt and dark coloured pants/jeans.

Anyone who may have any additional information pertaining to this investigation, including home or dash-cam video footage of any potential suspect is asked to contact D/Cst. Jacqueline Ross at 905-825-4747 Ext: 2329.
Tips can also be submitted to Crime Stoppers “See Something? Hear Something? Know Something? Contact Crime Stoppers” at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or through the web at www.haltoncrimestoppers.ca.

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