Police are trying to identify a male suspect after an Oshawa gas station was robbed on Friday night.
On Friday, July 29, 2016, at approximately 10:00 a.m., officers from Central East Division responded to the Oshawa Gas Bar on Bloor Street East for a robbery that had just occurred. A male suspect, who was wearing a red shirt over his face entered the store and demanded cash. The suspect assaulted the attendant before taking a quantity of cash and fleeing on foot.
The DRPS K-9 Unit searched the area, but the suspect was not located.
The suspect is described as: male, white, 18 to 25 years old, approximately 5’ 6” tall with a slender build and short black hair. He was wearing a blue and white baseball hat, blue dress shirt, black jeans and black shoes, with a red shirt covering his face.
Anyone with new information is asked to contact 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 www.durhamregionalcrimestoppers.ca and tipsters may be eligible for a $2,000 cash reward.