Thieves Grab Rolex

By 14 Division,
Toronto Police Service
Published: 1:08 p.m. January 18, 2016

A man and woman are reported to have made off with a high-end watch after posing as potential buyers.

Secuirty images of a man and a woman
A man and woman are suspects in the theft of a $19,000 watch
  • Secuirty images of a man and a woman
  • A silver watch

The 32-year-old victim agreed to meet the potential buyers on January 13, after 8 p.m. in the area of Bathurst Street and Wellington Street West.

It was during the conversation that the suspects took the watch and fled in a waiting vehicle described as a newer model BMW 5 series with a  beige or tan interior and dark-blue or black exterior paint and tinted windows.

The male suspect is described as approximately 6'1", 25-27, medium-to-heavy-set, with a chin strap beard, wearing a waist-length brown winter coat, with multiple tattoos including a tattoo on his right wrist of a symbol resembling a music note and another tattoo at the base of the palm of his left hand, wearing a grey Oakland Raiders baseball-style cap, with tan or camel winter boots. 

The female suspect is described as approximately 5'2", 25-30, 150 lbs., black hair with a small diamond stud piercing in her left nostril, wearing a heavy winter coat, 3/4-length, possibly dark-green, with camel-coloured boots. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-1400, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at 222tips.com, text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637). Download the free Crime Stoppers Mobile App on iTunes, Google Play or Blackberry App World. 

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