From Peterborough Lakefield Police...
On Wednesday (July 27), 2012 at approximately 8 p.m. three men were robbed while they were fishing at the London Street dam. The three victims, ranging in age from 22 to 32 years old, reported to police that while they were fishing the two suspects, whom they don’t know, came out of the bushes and pushed two of the victims into the water. The suspects told the third victim to also get into the water. While the men were in the water the suspects stole their fishing equipment. Once the suspects had left the area the victims made their way to the area of Hazlitt Street and Ross Street where they contacted police.
The first suspect is described as a Caucasian male, approximately 5’9” to 6’0”, approximately 25 to 35 years old, stocky build, short blonde hair, said his name was “Pete,” wearing a burgundy shirt with light shorts. The first suspect also had a German Shepherd type dog with him. The second suspect is also a Caucasian male, approximately 6’1” to 6’3”, approximately 25 to 30 years old, medium build, sandy blonde hair, tattoo on the side of neck, wearing a grey shirt with blue shorts. Anyone with information is asked to call the Peterborough Lakefield Community Police Service at 705-876-1122 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS.