Police looking to identify three men who attempted to steal items from Oakville renovation store


Published June 24, 2022 at 3:00 pm

The Halton Regional Police Service is looking for three male suspects who tried to rob a Home Depot store in Oakville earlier this month. HRPS PHOTO

Halton Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying three men who attempted to steal items from a home renovations store earlier this month in Oakville.

On June 7, the three males walked into the Home Depot store, located at located at 3300 South Service Road West, and tried to steal a trimmer and radio.

The first male suspect went in and grabbed a trimmer and radio and paid in cash for the items. He than walked outside and gave his receipt from the paid items to a second male suspect who went back into the store and handed the receipt to the third male suspect.

The third male then grabbed the same trimmer and radio from store and took it to the cashier. He showed the cashier the receipt and then walked out without paying for the second trimmer and radio.

An Asset Protection employee from Home Depot tried to arrest the third male, but all three suspects got into a white Infinite SUV and fled.

The stolen trimmer and radio were recovered.

Suspect 1: Is a male, 35-45 years old, approximately five-foot-nine, 155-pounds with a thin, full beard. He was wearing a grey baseball hat with a black symbol, a black t-shirt and black Under Armour shorts with white UA up the right side. He was also sporting black Nike running shoes with white symbol.

Suspect 2: Is a male, between 30-40 years  of age, and is approximately five-foot-11, 170-pounds. He was wearing a grey, full back baseball hat, a grey t-shirt with a design on front, ripped blue jeans and grey high top Nike shoes with a white symbol.

Suspect 3: Is a male, around 30 years old, approximately five-foot-10, 160-pounds with a thin chinstrap beard with unconnected moustache. He was wearing a black baseball hat with white Detroit Tigers ‘D’ in Italics on the front, a grey Nike sweater with a white check mark on the left chest, grey track pants and black Nike running shoes with a white symbol.

Anyone with information regarding this investigation is asked to contact Halton Regional Police Service at 905-825-4777, ext. 2216.

Tips can also be submitted anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or through their website at www.haltoncrimestoppers.ca.

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