Two 16-year-old males were arrested following a home-invasion style robbery at a residence in Ajax.
On Wednesday, November 10, 2021, at approximately 12:15 a.m., members of West Division responded to a home-invasion style robbery at a residence in the area of Kerrison Drive East and Harwood Avenue North. The two suspects broke into the home, one was armed with a gun, confined the two victims and stole items from the home.
The two suspects fled through the residential area and were eventually arrested nearby.
The victims were not injured during the robbery.
Two 16-year-old males of Toronto, face a combined 39 charges which include: Robbery; Break and Enter; Forcible Confinement; Utter Threats; Theft Under $5,000; Possess Prohibited/Restricted Weapon; Assault with a Weapon and Mischief to Property.
They were both held for bail hearings.
Anyone with information about this investigation is asked to contact Det. Burrows of the West Division Criminal Investigation Bureau at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 2521.
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.