Three Suspects Steal Elderly Woman’s Purse in Mississauga


Published March 28, 2017 at 10:04 pm


Police are searching for three suspects involved in a theft this afternoon in Mississauga.

Around 5:17 p.m., the suspects stole the purse of a 70 year old woman in the area of Wainbrook Road and Dunrankin Drive.

In addition to losing her purse, the victim lost various items inside of it including her cell phone.

The suspects are described as three black teenagers — the first is a 15-17 year old female with a medium build, wearing black pants and a black hoodie that has the number 71 on the back. The second suspect is another female, 15-17 years, wearing burgundy Roots pants, black shoes, and a black coat with a fur trim hood. The third suspect is male, 17, 5’3 tall, and wearing a black hoodie.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call police at 905-453-2121, ext. 2233.  Information may also be left anonymously by calling Peel Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), by visiting, or by sending a text message to CRIMES (274637) with the word “PEEL” and then your tip.

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