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Boy, 15, man charged in 10 Toronto bank heists

October 11, 2017 12:53 PM
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Boy, 15, man charged in 10 Toronto bank heists

A 15-year-old boy and a 30-year-old man are being charged in connection with 10 bank robberies in Toronto.

Toronto Police say the pair, who were arrested Friday, are accused in robberies beginning in early August.

During the most recent heist on Oct. 6, police allege the teen, wearing sunglasses and a hoodie, entered a bank around 12:50 p.m., approached the teller and presented a note saying that he had a gun and demanding cash.

Investigators say the 15-year-old North York boy, who cannot be named, has been charged with 10 counts of robbery and 10 counts of disguise with intent.

Leonardo Peralta, 30, of North York, has been charged with 10 counts of robbery and dangerous driving.

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Source: torontosun.com

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