Staples burglar wanted in Hamilton
Published January 30, 2024 at 5:19 pm
The unidentified man who broke into a Staples location in Hamilton remains at large nearly three weeks later.
The burglar broke into the Staples at 970 Upper Wentworth St. sometime between 9 p.m. and midnight on Jan. 10, according to Hamilton Police. He made of with a substantial amount of electronics which has led investigators to believe he used a getaway car.
However, both the suspect and the stolen goods remain unaccounted for. Security footage of the burglar is of poor quality, police say. As a result, they are asking any nearby home or business owners to review their security footage for a better look at the suspect.
Investigators describe the man as having an average build, wearing a black jacket, tan or khaki pants, dark shoes with white accents, and a bandana as a disguise.
The Hamilton Break, Enter, Auto Theft, and Robbery (BEAR) Unit is investigating and can be reached at 905-546-8936 or 905-546-2991. Those who wish to remain anonymous can call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).
“Hamilton Police encourages the public to come forward with any information they may have, no matter how small, to assist in solving this crime,” police said.inthehammer's Editorial Standards and Policies advertising