Suspect Wanted Following Bank Robbery In Oshawa

Durham, ON, Canada / channel12

Investigators are looking for a male suspect following a robbery at the Royal Bank (RBC) in north Oshawa.

On Saturday April 23, 2016, at approximately 9:30 a.m., officers were called to the RBC on Taunton Road near Harmony Road. A male suspect entered the bank, passed a note to the teller and fled the bank on foot with a quantity of cash. He was last seen heading westbound on Taunton Road.  Officers and K-9 searched the area with negative results. No one was physically injured during the incident.

The suspect is described as male, white, in his mid-30s, approximately 5’5” tall with a skinny build. He had a beard and was wearing a black hat and sunglasses.

Anyone with new information is asked to contact a member of the Major Crime Robbery Unit at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 5355.

Anonymous information can be sent to Durham Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or online at and tipsters may be eligible for a $2,000 cash reward.

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