Gang of intruders demand narcotics

By Monte Sonnenberg, Simcoe Reformer




Police are looking for four men after narcotics were stolen during a home invasion in St. Williams Wednesday.

Norfolk OPP were alerted to the crime shortly after 9 a.m.

Police were told a resident on Townline Road answered a knock at the door around 8:55 a.m. The visitor pushed the occupant to the ground as the latter attempted to open the door.

The assailant forcibly entered the home followed by three other men. The victim was assaulted as demands were made for prescription medications.

The narcotics were handed over, at which point the intruders fled the area.

The first suspect is a white male approximately 5’ 11” tall. He has a stocky build and was wearing a balaclava over his face. He has brown eyes and was wearing a black hooded sweater, running shoes and a baseball cap.

The second suspect is a male of average height and average build. He was wearing a black hooded sweater and blue jeans.

The third suspect is a white male. Police describe him as tall and thin. He was wearing a black hooded sweater.

The fourth suspect is a male of average height and average build. He was wearing a brown hooded sweater and blue jogging pants.

The Norfolk OPP’s Crime Unit is investigating this case. Anyone with information related to this incident is encouraged to contact the OPP at 1-888-310-1122.

Tipsters can also call Crime Stoppers of Haldimand & Norfolk at 1-800-222-8477. Callers to Crime Stoppers who help solve a crime are eligible for a cash reward of up to $2,000.