Cellphone stolen at Assiniboine and Sentinel

A York University student was robbed of her cellphone at 3:20pm on Wednesday, April 27. The robbery occurred at the corner of Assiniboine Road and Sentinel Road.

The unknown male suspect was last seen running south into The Village and getting into a blue SUV.

Toronto Police Service was contacted and is investigating, with the assistance of York Security. The Toronto Police Service describes the suspect as follows:  

  • Male, black, 5-foot-10, heavy build, 20-25 years old, with short black hair, wearing blue jeans, a light blue cotton sweater, black hat and black jacket.

Should you have any information about this or any similar incident, you are asked to contact Toronto Police Service directly at 416-808-2222.  York Security responds to all community calls at 416-736-5333. 

York community members are reminded to always exercise personal safety by:

  • being aware of your surroundings and the people around you.
  • reporting any suspicious persons or behaviour to York Security Services.

See the York Security website for more information or further updates.