Update on the abduction yesterday - it was a 'snatch and grab' and the man snatched doesn't want to talk.

Crime 100By Staff

August 9th, 2019



The Halton Regional Police would like to thank the public for their assistance following an abduction in Burlington on August 8, 2019. As a result of several tips the Regional Police are able to say that the previously unidentified male who was assaulted and appeared to have been abducted has been located and is in good health. He sustained minor injuries during this altercation that did not require medical attention.

He has declined to assist police and wishes to remain anonymous.

Investigators have located the black Honda Civic believed to be involved. The vehicle has been seized in order that a forensic examination can be completed.

Police are continuing the investigation. This was a targeted incident and police are confident there is no related ongoing risk to public safety. Anyone with information or video is asked to contact Detective Jared McLeod at 905-825-4747, ext. 2385.

Tips can also be submitted to Crime Stoppers “See Something? Hear Something? Know Something? Contact Crime Stoppers” at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or through the web at www.haltoncrimestoppers.ca.

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