Durham Regional Police Service is asking the public to help identify two suspects after two robberies in Oshawa and Ajax Wednesday night.
Police say, two suspects, entered the Money Mart store on King Street West in Oshawa on Wednesday, February 10, 2021, at approximately 7:45 p.m. One of the suspects said he had a firearm and made a demand for cash but did not get any and fled on foot.
About 45 minutes later at approximately 8:30 p.m.the same two suspects entered the Money Mart store on Kingston Road East in Ajax. This time armed with a gun made a demand for money and again did not get any cash and fled on foot.
Neither employees suffered any physical injuries.
Suspect #1 is described as male, 5’5” tall, thin build, with an accent. He was wearing a black toque, black face mask, black hooded winter jacket, grey pants and was carrying a black bag.
Suspect #2 is described as male, 6’0” tall, thin build. He was wearing a black winter hat with beige fur lining, black face mask, a black jacket with beige on the inside and dark pants.
Anyone with information about this robbery is asked to contact the DRPS Robbery Unit at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 5355.
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.