Investigators are searching for two suspects following a violent home-invasion style robbery at a residence in Clarington.
On Tuesday, August 24, 2021, at approximately 1:10 a.m., members from East Division responded to a home-invasion style robbery at a residence in the area of Cecil Found Crescent. The suspects entered the home armed with a gun and weapons. One of the occupants was struck in the head with an object and he suffered serious but non-life threatening injuries. Officers also found a bullet hole in the residence. The two suspects fled on foot.
Officers continue to investigate the incident and are looking for any witnesses to come forward. This was an isolated incident and not a random act.
The suspects are described as both male, black, one wearing a purple hoodie, the other male wearing a dark hoodie with a blue mask.
Anyone with information about this investigation is asked to contact D/Cst. Whelan of the East Division Criminal Investigation Bureau at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 1613.
Anonymous tips can be made to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or on the website at www.durhamregionalcrimestoppers.ca and tipsters are eligible for a cash reward of up to $2,000.