Police seek mugger who stabbed a victim in Whitby


Published November 9, 2021 at 3:25 pm

Police are on the hunt for the mugger after he demanded cash from a 54-year-old man before stabbing him in Whitby on Monday.

Police were called to the Kendalwood Road and Dundas Street area at quarter to five on November 8, after reports of a stabbing. When they arrived they found the victim suffering non life-threatening wounds. The victim was first taken to local hospital before being transported to a Toronto trauma centre.

Police searched the area, but found no trace of the suspect, who they describe as white, around 25-years-old, 5’11”, with a slender build and short brown hair. He was wearing a black medical mask, blue jeans and a grey hoodie. Police say he appeared “unkempt.”

Anyone with information about this attack can call Det. Adepegba at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 1832, or CrimeStoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).


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