OPP investigating bizarre robbery in Coldwater
The OPP are investigating a rather bizarre robbery in Coldwater.
Police were called out to the intersection of Coldwater Road and Sturgeon Bay Road on Monday, April 29th, around 12:30pm.
The victim was walking with a friend in the downtown core when he was approached by a man - who demanded he take off his shirt and hand it over... After a brief argument, the victim complied... the suspect then assaulted the victim before getting into a pick up truck and taking off out of town.
The truck was an older model black 4-door pickup - possibly a Chevrolet or GMC...
The suspect is an older white male, 200 - 220 pounds, 5'6" to 5'7", grey short hair, scar on face, unshaven, wearing greyish blue jeans and a long sleeve black shirt. Police have released the picture below.
The Orillia OPP continues to investigate this incident. If anyone witnessed this or has information regarding the circumstances, they are encouraged to contact the Orillia OPP at 705-326-3536 or 1-888-310-1122.
Members of the Orillia Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police are committed to public safety, delivering proactive and innovative policing in partnership with our communities. Officers value your contribution to building safe communities. If you have information about suspected unlawful activity, please contact the OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or visit Crime Stoppers at: www.crimestopperssdm.com or call 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).