Release Date: February 2nd, 2018 - 9:30pm
Originator: Detective Phil Vandenbeukel, 3 CIB, 905-825-4747 Ext. 2343
Contact: Detective Phil Vandenbeukel, 3 CIB, 905-825-4747 Ext. 2343
Attached are images of the three suspects.
Anyone with information regarding this robbery is asked to contact Detective Phil Vandenbeukel of the Burlington Criminal Investigations Bureau at 905-825-4747 ext. 2343. Tips can also be submitted to Crime Stoppers "See something? Hear something? Know something? Contact Crimestoppers" at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or through the web at www.haltoncrimestoppers.ca.
Please be reminded that all persons charged are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.
Scotiabank Robbery - Burlington
On Thursday, February 01, 2018 the Scotiabank located at 4519 Dundas Street in Burlington was robbed.
At approximately 7:50 pm, three male suspects entered the bank and approached the tellers. One of the suspects brandished a handgun, while the other two assaulted the tellers and demanded money. The bank employees complied and the suspects made off with an undisclosed amount of money.
The suspects fled the bank and were last observed running Southbound towards Dundas Street.
A handgun was observed during the robbery and two bank employees suffered minor injuries.
Anyone with information regarding this robbery is asked to contact Detective Phil Vandenbeukel of Burlington Criminal Investigations Bureau – Robbery Team at 905-825-4747 ext 2343. Tips can be forwarded to Crime Stoppers; "See Something, Hear Something, Say Something" at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), through the web at www.crimestoppers.ca or by texting "Tip201" with your message to 274637 (crimes).