On June 10, 2018 at 6:30 P.M. Orillia OPP were dispatched to Econo Lodge on Memorial Avenue, in Orillia, with reports of a Robbery that had just occurred.
Investigation reveals that two unidentified males approached the victims and an altercation occurred. As a result of the altercation one male suffered a non-life threatening injury. Some items belonging to occupants of the room were taken. A dark coloured sedan was seen leaving the scene.
The Orillia Crime Unit, Central Region Forensic Identification Unit and Orillia Scenes of Crime Officer were called in to assist in the investigation.
Police believe this to be an isolated incident and feel there are no public safety concerns. The investigation is still ongoing and police are seeking witnesses or people with information regarding the circumstances.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Orillia OPP at 705-326-3536 or 1-888-310-1122. If you wish to remain anonymous you may contact Crime Stoppers at: www.crimestopperssdm.com or call 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).