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Attempted Robbery with a Gun

May 25, 2018

The Brantford Police Service Major Crime Unit is currently investigating an attempted robbery where the owner of a vehicle was approached by two unknown suspects who demanded the keys to the victims vehicle while showing a gun which was concealed in a duffle bag.   
On May 23, 2018 at approximately 10:30 a.m. the victim attended a retail plaza located at Fairview Drive and West Street in Brantford.  The female victim parked her vehicle in the parking lot.   The victim went to get out of her vehicle when she was approached by two suspects.  Suspect #1 instructed her to leave her keys in the ignition and opened up a bag that he was carrying and showed the victim a gun.   Suspect #2 was a female who was with Suspect #1.
The victim locked her vehicle, yelled for help, and ran to a nearby retail establishment.  The suspects fled the area prior to police arrival.
The suspects are described as:
Suspect #1 ? male, white, 6? tall, skinny, wearing a dark coloured hoodie and blue jeans.   He was carrying a duffle style bag. 
Suspect #2 -  female, white, 5?8? tall, skinny, wearing a red sweater with dark pants.  
Anyone with information is asked to contact Det. Andrew Balog of the BPS Major Crime Unit at 519-756-0113 ext. 2266 or abalog@police.brantford.on.ca or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.