Halton police have arrested five youth for breaking into a store at Toronto Premium Outlets in Halton Hills.
Police said that at around 12:40 am today, they responded to an alarm at the Gucci store. The five suspects smashed the front window to gain access to the store. Officers arrived on scene and located the suspects in a vehicle in the plaza parking lot. When officers approached the vehicle, all five occupants exited and fled on foot. With assistance from the K9 Unit, Tactical Rescue Unit and 1 District Criminal Investigations Bureau, police were able to arrest all of the suspects in the area of the plaza.
As per the Youth Criminal Justice Act, the five arrested parties will not be identified. They are all facing charges of Break and Enter. All accused parties were released on an Undertaking.
Anyone with information regarding this investigation is asked to contact the 1 District Criminal Investigations Bureau at 905-825-4777 ext. 2416.
Tips can also be submitted anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or through the web at www.haltoncrimestoppers.ca.