Peterborough police are searching for a male suspect after $19,000 of necklaces, watches, and cash was stolen from a jewellery store in Lansdowne Place Mall on Monday morning (May 30).
At around 6 a.m. on Monday, officers were called to the mall after an alarm went off. After arriving, police learned a man has broken into the mall and then into the jewellery store.
The man stole 83 silver necklaces (several with intricate detailing), 19 men’s and women’s Citizen brand watches, and $200 in cash, with a total value of around $19,000.
The suspect was last spotted heading eastbound on Lansdowne Street on a bicycle.
He is described as wearing a black sweater with red and white lettering, grey pants, a black face covering, black shoes, a black hat, and a backpack.
Anyone with information is asked to call Peterborough Police Crime Line at 705-876-1122 x555 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or online at stopcrimehere.ca.