On Saturday, September 21, 2019, at approximately 9:00 a.m., while the victim was walking on the Oshawa bike path near Hillcroft Street in Oshawa, he was assaulted and robbed by an unknown suspect. The elderly male suffered serious head injuries. The suspect took his personal effects including some sentimental jewelry. The lone male suspect fled on foot. The victim was taken to a local hospital.

Officers attended the area and searched with negative results.

The suspect is described as male, white, 28-30 years old, 5’10” to 6’ tall with a slim build, short grey/brown hair, facial hair. He was wearing a grey/white shirt and long pants.

Anyone with information is asked to contact D/Cst. Ormonde of the Central East Division Criminal Investigation Bureau at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 2770.

Anonymous information can be sent to Durham Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or online at www.durhamregionalcrimestoppers.ca and tipsters may be eligible for a $2,000 cash reward.