Robbery: Request For Witnesses


On August 2nd 2017, a woman was walking on Yonge Street in the area of Mildred Street when an unknown suspect attempted to take her purse. The victim turned in response and punched the suspect on the right side of his face which dropped him to the ground onto his back immediately.

The woman fled the scene and called Police.

The area was searched and the suspect was gone on Police arrival.

The suspect is described as:
Male, 5ft 9in, heavy build with slouched shoulders, 200lbs His face was not observed and ethnicity of the suspect is not known.
Wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt with no zipper, possibly dark blue,black or grey in colour, blue jean and the soles of his shoes were black.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Midland Police Service at (705) 526-2201 or Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-TIPS (8477).