Police Investigating Person-on-Person Robbery in Laurentian West Area of Kitchener

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Waterloo Region, Ontario  Waterloo Regional Police are investigating a person-on-person robbery in Kitchener.

On November 5, 2022, at approximately 4 p.m., police responded to a report of a robbery on a community trail in the area of Fischer-Hallman Road and Ottawa Street South. 

The two victims were walking on a trail when they were approached by four unknown male suspects. The suspects uttered threats toward the victims and stole their personal property. One of the suspects brandished a weapon during the incident.

There were no physical injuries reported. 

The first suspect has been described as a Black male, around 17 years old, approximately 5'9" tall, with an average build, wearing a black jacket, grey sweatpants, and black shoes. 

The second suspect has been described as a Black male, approximately 17 years old, with a thin build, approximately 5’8” tall, and wearing a grey hooded sweatshirt.

The third suspect has been described as a Latino male, approximately 5’7” tall, with an average build, wearing a green sweater and pants and white shoes.

The fourth suspect has been described as a Black male, approximately 5’9”, with an average build.

The investigation is ongoing. 

Anyone with information is encouraged to call police at 519-570-9777 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477. Anonymous tips can also be submitted at www.waterloocrimestoppers.com

Occ: 22-272205 (909)

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Waterloo Regional Police Service
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519-570-9777 (WRPS) ext. 8188
publicinfo@wrps.on.ca   

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