Lone man tries to rob Oshawa bank, flees without cash


Published July 23, 2021 at 7:52 pm


Police are looking for one suspect after an attempted bank robbery in north Oshawa yesterday.

On Thursday, at approximately 5:46 p.m., Durham Police were called to the TD Canada Trust on Ritson Road North at the 5 Points Mall. A lone man had entered the branch and demanded money from the teller.

He fled without any cash.

A K-9 Unit tracked the area but did not locate the suspect. The investigation is on-going but police did not give any description of the man.

Anyone with new information about this investigation is asked to contact Det. Derusha from the Major Crime Robbery Unit at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 5361.

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

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