Man robs Sikh temple of donation box in Niagara Falls


Published September 29, 2021 at 12:23 pm

Niagara Police are hunting for a man who robbed a Sikh temple in Niagara Falls on September 21.

Police were called to the Sikh Temple and Community Centre at 8405 Lundy’s Lane at 3:40 pm after the temple discovered its locked donation box was stolen.

Their investigation shows that at 10:10 am, a man came into the prayer room of the temple, stole the box and then fled on foot to the Americana Resort parking lot. Once there, he got into a silver-gray sedan and drove east on Lundy’s Lane.

The man (photos below) is described as white, male, tall wearing a black “Zoo York” hooded sweater, black baseball hat, black face mask, sunglasses, green/army style cargo shorts, black socks and bright red/orange colored sandals.

The Niagara Police are seeking the public’s help in identifying the suspect.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Niagara Regional Police Service at 905-688-4111, ext. 1009667 or email [email protected].

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