London police searching for two suspects in LCBO break and enter

London police have released suspect descriptions for a man and a youth, after a break and enter at liquor store in east London on New Year’s Day.

Officers responded around 6:20 a.m. Tuesday morning, after a vehicle had reportedly been driven into the front of the LCBO at Argyle Mall, in the area of Dundas Street and Clarke Road.


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Police found a vehicle at the scene, but said they didn’t find any suspects in the area.

They’re now looking for two individuals: a white man between 19- and 25-years-old wearing dark clothing, and a white youth between 14- and 17-years-old with a thin build, wearing dark clothing.

A photo of the second suspect isn’t being released because the individual is believed to be under 18.


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Police estimate damage to the liquor store costs $100,000.

Photos sent to 980 CFPL show the window to the right of the entrance destroyed with rubble, bricks and other debris scattered on the ground.

Melissa Bakker

Melissa Bakker

Managers have confirmed that a quantity of product was stolen as a result of the break and enter, police said.

The investigation is ongoing, and is being carried out by the London Police Service’s Street Crime Unit.

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Anyone with information related to this incident is asked to call the London Police Service at 519-661-5670 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). Information can also be sent in anonymously online here.

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