On Sunday, February 16, 2020, at approximately 5:25 p.m., officers responded to a home-invasion style robbery at a residence on Petra Way in Whitby. Three victims were in the home when two armed suspects broke into their units and made a demand for money and drugs. The suspects stole the victim’s cellphones and cannabis. Police searched the area with negative results.
The victims didn’t sustain any physical injuries.
The suspects are described as both black males. They wore hooded sweaters concealing their faces. They were both armed with handguns.
Anyone with information about this investigation is asked to contact D/Cst. MacDonald of the Central West Division Criminal Investigation Bureau at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 1847.
Anonymous tips can be made to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or on the website at www.durhamregionalcrimestoppers.ca and tipsters are eligible for a cash reward of up to $2,000.