Suspect sought after attempted armed robbery outside Gateway Casinos Innisfil

Woman approached in parking lot

South Simcoe Police is seeking the public’s help tracking down a suspect in an attempted armed holdup Friday night in Innisfil.

A woman, parked in a Gateway Casinos’ parking lot, says she was approached around 10:10 p.m. by a man armed with a black handgun. She did not comply with his demands and was able to escape into the casino.

The suspect, described as white, 5′ 9″, with blond or red eyebrows, fled on foot.

Anyone with information, security, or dashcam video regarding this incident should contact the South Simcoe Police Service at (905) 775-3311, (705) 436-2141 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).