Police are appealing for the public’s assistance in identifying three young people one of whom was carrying a pet rat after a robbery and stabbing in downtown Toronto.
The incident occurred on Saturday September 19th at around 4.p.m when the girls and boy entered a business in the Yonge and Breadalbane Street area.
They are alleged to have stolen a number of items before fleeing the scene, however two store employees gave chase and caught up with the suspects.
In the altercation that ensued, the girl with the pet white rat produced and knife and stabbed both employees.
She is described as:
- around 15 years old, 5’6″ – 5’7″, approximately 155 lbs and of medium build
- wearing a grey Adidas long-sleeve track top with three red stripes on each sleeve, black shirt, black skirt and black shoes
- she also wore a purple baseball cap and carrying a black backpack and the white pet rat
The second female suspect is described as:
- white, aged between 13 and 15, 5’2″ – 5’3″, of thin build with dark hair
- she was wearing a black-and-white toque, grey shirt, black pants, black shoes and carrying a black-and-pink Adidas gym bag
- white, 5’7″, 115 – 120 lbs, of thin build and red hair
- he was wearing a long-sleeve white hoodie with a multi-coloured design, red pants, white running shoes, and a grey baseball cap with a black rim and a Batman symbol on the front
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-5200, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477).