Toronto breaking news, Most stores have anti-theft gates that activate an alarm when an item with an unchecked security tag passes through, but Miron said the hired thieves used “fabricated bags” to defeat security features within the stores. "Police partnered with some of the retailers’ loss-prevention departments to identify and arrest the suspects.
Police are attempting to identify additional suspects. Miron said people who purchased the property were also breaking the law because it is illegal to buy stolen goods. Police said Toronto residents Thi Loc Doan, 48, and The Ha Long, 50, are charged with possession of property obtained by crime (over $5,000) and possession of stolen goods (over $5,000) for the purpose of trafficking.