Suspect wanted for commercial break-and-enters in Pickering


Published September 20, 2021 at 4:30 pm

Durham Police want to identify a suspect after a string of break and enters at several businesses in Pickering last week.

West Division officers were dispatched to a commercial alarm at a business near Bayly Street and Liverpool Road last Wednesday at 3 a.m. The investigation revealed a suspect had used a ‘projectile’ break the glass and enter the business. The cash register was reported stolen.

Further investigation revealed four other businesses located on Bayly Street between Whites Road and Brock Road were also broken into in the same manner.

Video surveillance captured images of the suspect. He is described as male, White, 30-40 years old, slim build with short brown hair. He was wearing a light blue surgical mask, dark blue or black polo shirt with button collar, blue jeans and black shoes.

Anyone with new information about this investigation is asked to contact D/Cst. Aselton of the West Division Criminal Investigations Branch Property Crimes Unit at (905) 579-1520 ext. 2535.

Anonymous tips can be made to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or on the website at and tipsters are eligible for a cash reward of up to $2,000.

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