ALERT: Women drivers target of Sunday a.m. carjackings

Police have issued a public safety alert and are looking for two suspects after two attempted carjackings Sunday morning. The first was at Wilson Avenue and Allen Road area where the two showed a gun to a woman motorist before fleeing in a white van. Soon after, the same two tried to carjack another woman at Victoria Park and Ellesmere area by showing a gun and threatening her. But they were scared off and fled in the white van. Police say both incidents happened near coffee shops. The perpetrators have dark complexions, slim builds and are between 20 and 30 years old. One was wearing a grey jacket. The second was wearing a black jacket and red shirt.


On Friday morning three containers of Oxycodone codeine medication were stolen in the Queen Street East and Carlaw Avenue area. The pills could be harmful/fatal if ingested, especially to children.