Release Date: December 24th, 2018 - 5:12pm
Originator: D/Constable, D/C Mills, Criminal Investigations - 2 District, 905-825-4747 ext. 2285
Contact: D/Constable, D/C Mills, 2 District CIB, 905-825-4747 ext. 2285
The Halton Regional Police Service is currently investigating an armed robbery that occurred in the Town of Oakville.
On December 24th, 2018 at approximately 6:00am, a lone male suspect, armed with a black handgun, entered the Pioneer Gas Bar located at 754 Bronte Road in the Town of Oakville.
The male suspect made a demand for money while pointing a firearm at the clerk.
The male fled in a newer model, 4 door, black BMW with stolen Ontario License Plates.
The male suspect is described as: approximately 30-35 years of age, light skin complexion, 5'10 - 6ft with a heavy build. The male was wearing a very distinct XCIX Varsity style black and grey jacket with a black Raptors t-shirt underneath, black pants, dark shoes, black balaclava and one white/one black glove.
At approximately 9:00am the suspect was later observed in Mississauga removing plates from an unassociated vehicle.
The vehicle and the suspect were last seen in the area of the 400/401 in Toronto at 9:30am.
Anyone with information relating to this incident is asked to contact Detective Constable Mills at 2 District Criminal Investigations Bureau at 905-825-4747 ext. 2285
Tips can also be submitted to Crime Stoppers "See Something? Hear Something? Know Something? Contact Crime Stoppers" at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), or through the web at www.haltoncrimestoppers.ca