Police are looking to identify a suspect after a string of break and enters at several businesses in Pickering.
On Wednesday, September 15, 2021, at approximately 3:00 a.m., members of West Division were dispatched to a commercial alarm at a business near the intersection of Bayly Street and Liverpool Road. Officers responded to find a business had been broken into. The suspect used a projectile to break the glass and then entered the business and took the cash register.
Further investigation revealed four other businesses located on Bayly Street between Whites Road and Brock Road were also broken into in the same manner.
Video surveillance captured images of the suspect. He is described as male, White, 30-40 years of age, slim build with short brown hair. He was wearing a light blue surgical mask, dark blue or black polo shirt with button collar, blue jeans and black shoes.
Surveillance photos of the suspect are attached or can be viewed at www.drps.ca under Newsroom. .
Anyone with new information about this investigation is asked to contact D/Cst. Aselton of the West Division Criminal Investigations Branch Property Crimes Unit at (905) 579-1520 ext. 2535.
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.