Security camera footage, photos show suspect in violent robbery
Published Thursday, March 10, 2016 12:44PM EST
Toronto police have released video and photos in connection with a violent street robbery, hoping someone can identify the suspect.
The robbery occurred on Sunday, Feb. 21, at approximately 3 p.m., in the area of Harbord and Bathurst Streets.
Police said a 27-year-old woman was approached by a man, who confronted her without provocation.
The man then punched the woman in the head and took her bag and wallet, police said in a statement Thursday.
More than two weeks after the incident, police released video, photos and a description of the suspect.
The man has been described as white and between the ages of 35 and 45. He is approximately 6-feet-tall with dark hair and a beard. At the time of the robbery, he was wearing a tan cap, blue-and-white bandana, black jacket, black pants and black boots.
He was riding a mountain bike.
Investigators ask anyone with more information on the incident or the suspect to contact them at 416-808-1400. Tips can also be left anonymously at 416-222-8477 (TIPS).
A suspect in a street robbery is shown in a security camera image provided by Toronto police.