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Media Release

Release Date: July 8th, 2020 - 10:07am

Originator: Constable, Ryan Anderson, Corporate Communications, 9058254899

Contact: D/Constable, Ben Merchant, 2 District Criminal Investigations Bureau, 905 825 4747 ext. 2248

Location: Oakville

Arrest Made in Connection with Oakville Vehicle Theft

​In the early morning hours of July 7, 2020, a Toyota 4Runner was stolen from the driveway of a home in the area of Rebecca Street and Bronte Road in Oakville.

Later that day, Halton Regional Police Service investigators located the vehicle in the Liberty Village area of Toronto and arrested one male.

Ibrahim El-Bizri (26) of Quebec was arrested and charged with Possession of Property Obtained by Crime over $5000.

The accused was held in custody pending a bail hearing. 

Anyone with information in regards to this investigation is asked to contact Detective Constable Ben Merchant of the 2 District Criminal Investigations Bureau at 905-825-4747 ext. 2248​

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.