Toronto Police Want Help Catching Perp

Police say 63-year-old man was knocked to the ground by thief.

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    Courtesy for Rey Mena

      Toronto Police are hoping you can help catch the man accused of shoving an elderly man to the ground and ripping the chain from his neck.

      It happened on Monday, May 5th at around 5p.m. in the Bridletowne Circle area near Warden and Finch Avenue East. 

      Police say a 63-year-old man was approached from behind and knocked to the ground.  That’s when the suspect reached in and ripped the chain from the man’s neck. 

      The suspect is described as a dark-skinned black man, 18-25 years of age, 5’8”-6’0”, wearing dark pants, a dark-coloured Adidas hoodie with a white Adidas symbol on the back of the hood.  The suspect was also wearing white shoes with dark soles.

      Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-4206, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS(8477), or online at

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      1. Frankie posted on 05/09/2014 05:08 PM
        Push this scumbag onto subway tracks while taking his chains away so he never assaults anyone again.
      2. Frankie posted on 05/09/2014 05:57 PM
        DEPORT. DEPORT. DEPORT. Send them back to the disease ridden, impoverished, hell-hole of a continent they came from.
      3. Herry posted on 05/12/2014 08:40 AM
        Whaddaya know, ANOTHER black maggot !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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