Release Date: March 26th, 2020 - 10:44am
Originator: Detective, Jared McLeod, 30 Division Criminal Investigations Bureau, 905 825 4747 ext. 2385
Contact: D/Constable, Dave Macedo, 30 Division Criminal Investigations Bureau, 905 825 4747 ext. 2333
The Halton Regional Police Service has arrested four males in connection to theft of alcohol from the LCBO in the City of Burlington on the 25th of March 2020.
Three males entered the LCBO on Appleby Line just before 4pm wearing bandanas over their faces while carrying cloth style shopping bags. The masked males proceeded to load their bags with various bottles of alcohol. A fourth male was waiting outside the store in a Blue Dodge Caravan and proceeded to flee the area once the other males exited the LCBO. Witnesses at the LCBO provided a description of the Dodge Caravan and licence plate to police.
Police officers attended the area and quickly conducted a traffic stop on the suspect vehicle. All four males were arrested without incident a short distance away from the LCBO.
The following individuals have been charged with one count of Theft under $5000:
All parties were released on an Undertaking.
Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Detective Constable Dave Macedo of the Burlington Criminal Investigations Bureau at 905-825-4747 ext. 2333.
Tips can also be submitted anonymously 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.
Please be reminded that all persons charged are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.