War medals stolen during break-in, police say
A member of the armed forces forms part of an honour guard at the monument of the 48th Highlanders as former members of the regiment march past during a Remembrance Day Service in Toronto, on Sunday November 11, 2012. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chris Young
Published Tuesday, November 13, 2012 1:57PM EST
Last Updated Tuesday, November 13, 2012 2:09PM EST
Toronto police are asking the public for help after a veteran’s war medals were stolen a day before Remembrance Day.
Police said service medals from the First World War and Second World War and other objects were stolen from a Toronto homeowner during a break-in Saturday, sometime between 6 p.m. and 11 p.m.
In addition to the medals, the thief or thieves stole jewelry and personal belongings.
Anyone with information is asked to call police at 416-808-4300 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477).
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