Police Beat – Courtesy of Beach Metro News

June 21, 2013 in Neighbourhood Alerts Blog

A suspicious incident occurred at Osborne and Lyall Avenues on May 28 at 8:45 a.m. A driver stopped and offered a 13-year-old boy a ride. The boy ignored him and kept walking toward his school. The man continued driving slowly behind the boy, who ran down a pathway to get away. The vehicle fled the area. The driver is described as white, 50-60, grey haired with a bald spot and slight facial hair growth. He was wearing a dark green hoodie. The car was an older silver four-door Toyota, possibly a Corolla, with rusted wheel wells, heavily tinted rear windows and light tinted front windows.

Anyone with any information should contact 55 Division at 416-808-5500, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at www.222tips.com, text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637), or Leave A Tip on Facebook. Download the free Crime Stoppers Mobile App on iTunes, Google Play or Blackberry App World.

Daryl Decker

Daryl Decker

This week’s Wanted Wednesday features Daryl Decker, 47. The 55 Division Crime Management Team alleges he stole food from a local grocery store and was arrested by store security. He assaulted the staff before escaping. For more information visit 55 Division on Facebook or follow @tpsofficerrob or @TPSD55 on Twitter. Anyone with information should call 416-808-5500.

An arrest has been made in  a cold case dating back to 1991. Two sisters, nine and five years old at the time, were playing in their apartment lobby in the Warden and Danforth Road area. A man persuaded the girls to get into his car, dropped off the younger one at Victoria Park and assaulted the nine-year-old before leaving her on Danforth Road. The case was unsolved for years, but with DNA evidence collected at the time, investigators have now identified a suspect. Shane Daniel Garry, 45, of Brampton, has been charged with kidnapping, forcible confinement, sexual assault and sexual interference. If you have any information contact the Sex Crimes Unit at 416-808-7474.

On May 29, at 9:20 p.m., a 51-year-old man was at an ATM machine at Victoria Park and Danforth Avenues when a stranger approached him, and during a struggle took the victim’s cash.

On May 30, around 3:50 a.m. a 26-year-old man was at Victoria Park and Dawes Road when two men grabbed him from behind, produced a gun and drove off in his vehicle.

On June 3, just before 3 p.m., a man entered a pharmacy at Kingston Road and Victoria Park, and handed a note to the two female employees demanding medication and claiming that he was armed, although no weapon was visible. The women refused his demand and he fled.

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