Thief yanks jewelry from man outside Stoney Creek bank

News Feb 28, 2013 Stoney Creek News

Hamilton police are on the lookout for a thief who yanked a gold bracelet off the wrist of a 24-year-old man standing outside the Bank of Montreal at the corner of Queenston Road and Lake Avenue North in Stoney Creek.

Const. Debbie McGreal-Dinning said the robber approached the victim at about 6:45 p.m. on Feb. 27 and bumped him from behind, demanding he hand over his money.

When he refused, the man grabbed the victim’s arm and stole the bracelet, fleeing in a waiting black SUV.

The suspect is described as white and about five feet 11 inches tall with a heavy build. He wore black pants and a black baseball cap. East-end detectives continue to investigate. The victim was uninjured.

Thief yanks jewelry from man outside Stoney Creek bank

News Feb 28, 2013 Stoney Creek News

Hamilton police are on the lookout for a thief who yanked a gold bracelet off the wrist of a 24-year-old man standing outside the Bank of Montreal at the corner of Queenston Road and Lake Avenue North in Stoney Creek.

Const. Debbie McGreal-Dinning said the robber approached the victim at about 6:45 p.m. on Feb. 27 and bumped him from behind, demanding he hand over his money.

When he refused, the man grabbed the victim’s arm and stole the bracelet, fleeing in a waiting black SUV.

The suspect is described as white and about five feet 11 inches tall with a heavy build. He wore black pants and a black baseball cap. East-end detectives continue to investigate. The victim was uninjured.

Thief yanks jewelry from man outside Stoney Creek bank

News Feb 28, 2013 Stoney Creek News

Hamilton police are on the lookout for a thief who yanked a gold bracelet off the wrist of a 24-year-old man standing outside the Bank of Montreal at the corner of Queenston Road and Lake Avenue North in Stoney Creek.

Const. Debbie McGreal-Dinning said the robber approached the victim at about 6:45 p.m. on Feb. 27 and bumped him from behind, demanding he hand over his money.

When he refused, the man grabbed the victim’s arm and stole the bracelet, fleeing in a waiting black SUV.

The suspect is described as white and about five feet 11 inches tall with a heavy build. He wore black pants and a black baseball cap. East-end detectives continue to investigate. The victim was uninjured.