Ontario Police Investigate String of Robberies

September 22, 2012 Updated Sep 22, 2012 at 5:59 PM EDT

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Ontario Police Investigate String of Robberies

September 22, 2012 Updated Sep 22, 2012 at 5:59 PM EDT

St. Catherines, ON (WKBW) Niagara Regional Police in Ontario are investigating three separate robberies within the City of St. Catherines early Saturday morning.

A spokesperson for the NRPS says the robberies were similar. Each incident involved a group of suspects including four to five males and one female. The suspects were caught on surveillance footage violently attacking each victim. All three victims sustained minor injuries in the attacks.

The first two robberies occurred within minutes of each other in the area of the downtown bus terminal. The third happened 15 minutes later, at 2:00 a.m., in the area of Clark Street and Church Street.

The NRPS is looking for anyone who may have witnessed this crime to help identify the attackers.

To leave an anonymous tip, please contact Crime Stoppers of Niagara at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), or online at www.niagaratips.com. You can also text a tip to 274637 (CRIMES), keyword 'Niagara.'

Crime Stoppers guarantees that you will remain anonymous, and you may receive a cash reward of up to $2,000 if the information leads to an arrest.