A 22-year-old male is facing numerous break and enter charges after he was arrested for a home invasion at a residence in Whitby.
On Sunday, October 6, 2019, at approximately 3:20 a.m., Durham Regional Police responded to a home invasion at a residence on Hawley Cres in Whitby. The suspect broke into the residence basement window before he was located by the 76-year-old female in her bedroom. The suspect took the female’s purse and fled, the resident called 911, and police responded quickly and searched the area. The victim didn’t sustain any physical injuries.
Police located the suspect hours later, and he was arrested without incident. Further investigation of the suspect revealed that he was responsible for other historical incidents including a residential break and enter on the same date and street as the home invasion.
Tevin CAMERON, age 22 of No Fixed Address is charged: Break and Enter Commit x4; Theft of Motor Vehicle; Fail to Comply with Probation Order x24; Theft from Motor Vehicle x3; Possession of Property Obtained by Crime Under $5,000 and Attempt Theft. He was held for a bail hearing.
Anyone with information about this investigation is asked to contact D/Cst. Crosbie of the Central West Division Criminal Investigation Bureau at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 1825.