Region of Waterloo, Ontario – Waterloo Regional Police are investigating a commercial theft in Ayr.
On March 5, 2022, at approximately 7:05 a.m., police responded to the Stanley Street and Swan Street area for a report of a robbery.
Three suspects entered the business and began stealing equipment. The suspects were confronted by the owner of the business, which resulted in a physical altercation between one of the suspects and the owner. The suspects then fled with the stolen equipment. The estimated value of the stolen property is over $70,000.
The three suspects were all wearing dark clothing, masks and gloves. One of the suspects is described as a Caucasian male, approximately 5ft 9in tall with a slim build.
No physical injuries have been reported as a result of this incident.
The investigation is ongoing by members of the Waterloo Regional Police Service General Investigations Unit and the Break and Enter and Theft From Vehicle team.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact police at 519-570-9777 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477. Anonymous tips can also be submitted online at www.waterloocrimestoppers.com.
Occupancy: 22-049228 (909)
Waterloo Regional Police Service
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519-570-9777 (WRPS) ext. 8188
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