Woman injured during robbery

A 21-year-old woman reported she was robbed by a man who approached her in the Sheppard Avenue East and Neilson Road area on Sept. 17 around 9:30 p.m.

Police say the suspect demanded her cellphone and when she refused, he pulled out a knife and threatened her. The suspect then cut the victim, took her cellphone and purse, and fled.

The victim was taken to hospital to treat her injuries.

The suspect is described as male, black, 40 to 45 years old, 200 lbs., with a muscular build and short black hair.