Police Investigating Donato’s Bakery Attempted Robbery

Thunder Bay News


THUNDER BAY – Police are looking for a robbery suspect of Donato’s Bakery on Court Street.

The Thunder Bay Police Service is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect connected to the recent robbery attempt of a north-side bakery.

Officers were dispatched to Donato’s Bakery on Court Street South on Thursday, March 14, 2019, just before 10 pm EDT in response to a reported robbery that had just occurred.

Police learned a male had entered the business and unsuccessfully attempted to get into the cash register. When approached the suspect threatened staff with a weapon before fleeing.

The male suspect was last seen running westbound in the laneway on the south side of Bay Street.

The suspect is described as a Caucasian male in his 20s. He stands between 5’10” to 6’ with a very thin build. He wore an all-black outfit at the time of the robbery, which included fitted running pants, hoodie with the hood up, and a balaclava covering his nose and mouth.

If you have any information that could assist in identifying this male please call police at 684-1200, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477, online at www.p3tips.com.