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York police investigating bank robbery

If you have any information, you can contact the York Regional Police Hold-Up Unit or Crime Stoppers
YRP crime scene police car
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Investigators with the York Regional Police Hold-Up Unit are seeking public assistance in identifying suspects following an armed bank robbery in the City of Vaughan.  

On Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018, at approximately 1:10 p.m., police were called to a bank located on Major Mackenzie Drive west, just West of Highway 400, following a report of an armed robbery. 

Three to four male suspects armed with guns entered the bank wearing black hoodies and ordered everyone down onto the ground. The suspects obtained a quantity of cash and exited the bank. No one was physically injured during the incident.

The investigation is ongoing.

Investigators from the Hold-Up Unit remind business owners of the importance of maintaining and updating video surveillance equipment. Quality images help to identify suspects, can aid in arrests and have a tremendous impact during court proceedings.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the York Regional Police Hold-Up Unit at 1-866-876-5423, ext. 6631, or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-tips or leave an anonymous tip online.