Violent Home Invasion in Whitby

In Police Blotter

A 24-year-old male was assaulted by two unknown suspects in his home in the Garrard Road and Manning Road area of Whitby.

On Tuesday, March 20, 2018 at approximately 1:30 p.m., the victim was in his home when he answered a knock at the front door. A male holding a handgun pushed his way into the residence and a second suspect also entered. The armed suspect pistol whipped the victim several times and demanded money. Nothing was obtained by the suspects, who fled in a vehicle that was parked in the driveway.

The victim attended a local hospital for treatment of his serious but non-life threatening injuries and called police.

Suspect #1 is described as: male, black, 6’4” tall, approximately 28 to 35 years old, and 250 to 300 lbs. Wearing a hat, reflective vest, black sweater and black pants. He had a scruffy black beard.

Suspect #2 is described as: male with a dark complexion, approximately 35 to 40 years old, 5’ 8” and 275 lbs. He had a 1”-long curly hair and a grey beard, and was wearing a plaid long-sleeve shirt, reflective vest and dark jeans.

The suspect vehicle is described as an older model black Nissan Altima or Maxima four-door or similar sedan with tinted windows.

Police do not believe this is a random incident.

Anyone with new information is asked to contact D/Cst. Dalziel of the Central West Division Criminal Investigations Bureau at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 1832.

Anonymous information can be sent to Durham Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or online at www.durhamregionalcrimestoppers.ca and tipsters may be eligible for a $2,000 cash reward.

Pete Fisher
Author: Pete Fisher

Has been a photojournalist for over 30-years and have been honoured to win numerous awards for photography and writing over the years. Best selling author for the book Highway of Heroes - True Patriot Love

Join Our Newsletter!

Want to keep up to date on news and events in Northumberland? Subscribe to newsletter!

You may also read!

“At What Point Do the Rights of a Few Impede the Rights of an Entire Community?” States Belleville Police Chief

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ix05tiQyB98 City of Belleville Mayor Neil Ellis held at press conference at Town Hall giving an update on the status

Read More...

Seizure of Contraband and Unauthorized Items at Warkworth Institution

On February 18, 2024, as a result of the vigilance of staff members, contraband and unauthorized items were seized

Read More...

Peterborough County OPP – Driver Stated He Was Drugged Before Collision Charged with Impaired (Name Released)

A driver who initially contacted EMS has been charged with Impaired driving after their vehicle went in the ditch

Read More...

Mobile Sliding Menu

Terms | Privacy |