OPP Reports – Leamington OPP seeking Robbery Suspects

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submitted to EFP

The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) has released a composite sketch of two suspects believed involved in up to three robberies all in the early morning hours in Leamington, Ontario between August 22 and September 17, 2017.

On August 22, 2017 shortly after midnight a man was walking on Princess Street when he was approached and assaulted by a man who then stole his blue Beats Solo headphones.

On September 6, 2017 at approximately 1:30 a.m. a woman in her early 40’s was walking home when approached by two men who assaulted her and took her cellphone.

On September 17, 2017 at approximately 1:00 a.m. a man riding a bicycle on Bennie Avenue near Oak Street was approached by three males who assaulted him and took his bicycle.

A composite sketch of two men believed to be involved in these similar incidents is attached for public viewing.

Any person with information regarding the person(s) responsible for these crimes should immediately contact the OPP Essex County Major Crime Unit at 519-326-2544.

Should you wish to remain anonymous, you can call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2000.