Police after thief who targeted GBC, other downtown locations

Toronto police are on the search for a male suspect who was been tied to a string of thefts in the downtown Toronto area.

Police have confirmed that George Brown College has been one location in this series of crimes.

Police said that from August of 2017 to March 2018, the criminal has been on a raid, stealing bags, credit cards, electronic devices and other items, from a number of professional establishments as well as educational institutions downtown.

Surveillance cameras at several of these sites have captured the burglar in the act. These images have been made public.

Anyone with information which can lead to the arrest of this serial thief is asked to contact police at 416-808-5100, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at www.222tips.com, or text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637).

Thefts of opportunity, where a student or staff member leaves a valuable unsecure at the college, has been one of the leading crimes at GBC.

Requests for comment to the college’s public safety and security were not immediately returned. 


Police after thief who targeted GBC, other downtown locations