Truck Heist- Witness Appeal

Posted On Monday August 12, 2019

Region of Peel–Investigators from the Peel Regional Police Central Robbery Bureau are appealing for witnesses of a large scale truck heist that occurred in the City of Brampton.

On March 13, 2019, at approximately 7:52 p.m., a delivery truck was leaving a warehouse located in the area of Steeles Avenue East and Goreway Drive in Brampton. Armed suspects forced their way into the cab of the truck and held the driver at gunpoint.

The victim, a 33 year-old man, was driven in his truck to an industrial area at Clark Boulevard and Summerlea Road in Brampton where approximately $6.9 million in cellular phones were transferred into a waiting truck.  

Once the suspects had fled the area with the property, the driver was able to contact police. He was located uninjured.

Investigators are releasing surveillance images of two suspect vehicles involved in the robbery. The two vehicles are a grey/silver, 4 door, Acura 3.2TL, 1999-2003, and the second is a dark, 4 door, Lexus IS 250 or IS 350 believed to be a 2009-2010.

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N/R: 19-210

Inc: 19-0093779

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