Police Arrest Three People in Relation to String of Robberies in Mississauga


Published December 15, 2016 at 4:37 am


Peel police recently announced that investigators have arrested three males in connection with a series of robberies.

Police say that between Oct. 23 and Dec. 4, seven robberies took place in the Malton Community Centre area in Mississauga. The robbery victims told police that they were approached by a group of males who demanded property. Some of the victims were assaulted and one reported that a stun gun, which police have not recovered, was used.

The victims suffered minor injuries as a result of these robberies.

On Dec. 5, two young offenders from Mississauga were arrested and charged for the robberies. One male was held for a bail hearing and the other male was released on a promise to appear. On Dec. 6, the third male young offender (also from Mississauga) was arrested and charged. He was held for a bail hearing.

Anyone with information in relation to this incident is asked to contact investigators at 21 Division Criminal Investigation Bureau at 905-453-2121, ext. 2133. Anonymous information may also be submitted by calling Peel Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), by visiting www.peelcrimestoppers.ca or by sending a text message to CRIMES (274637) with the word “PEEL” and then your tip.

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