Release Date: May 16th, 2019 - 10:09pm
Originator: Detective, Jared McLeod, 30 Division Criminal Investigations Bureau, 905 825 4747 ext. 2385
Contact: Detective, Stephen Siomra, 30 Division Criminal Investigations Bureau, 905 825 4747 ext. 2343
Attachment 1: 5942-Robbery Suspect.JPG
The Halton Regional Police are currently investigating a gas station robbery that occurred in the City of Burlington on May 16th, 2019.
At approximately 4:49 pm, a lone male suspect entered the Petro Canada Gas Station located at 1200 Walkers Line in Burlington. The male was armed with a knife and confronted the lone employee of the gas station. The suspect stole cash from behind the counter before leaving in a dark colored Chevy Cruze 4 door hatchback. The gas station employee did not suffer any injuries as a result of the robbery.
The suspect is described as a male with light complexion, balding red hair with a beard, approximately 45-55 years of age, 5'10" - 6'0" with an average build and hoop earrings in both ears. The suspect was wearing a black jacket, black pants and white Adidas running shoes. Suspect was armed with a small pocket knife.
A photo of the suspect is attached. The male in this photograph is a suspect in this crime, but please be reminded that persons are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.
Anyone who may have any additional information pertaining to this investigation is asked to contact Detective Stephen Siomra of the Halton Regional Police at 905-825-4747 ext. 2343.
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