Toronto man Tomas Hvozdar arrested for theft of Poppy Fund donation boxes

On Monday, October 31, 2011, at 11:45 p.m., the Toronto Police Service received a call for the theft of a Royal Canadian Legion Poppy Fund donation box from a Pizza Nova at 731 The Queensway.

On Thursday, November 3, 2011, at 2:50 a.m., police received a call for the theft of a donation box from a Coffee Time at 2788 Lake Shore Boulevard West.

It is alleged that:

– on both occasions, a man entered the store and ordered something from the menu

– while the employee was busy, the man then grabbed the donation box from the counter and fled

On Monday, November 7, 2011, at approximately 3:45 a.m., Tomas Hvozdar, 26, of Toronto, surrendered to police.

It is further alleged that:

– on another occasion, the man stole a donation box from a Pizza Pizza at 2814 Lake Shore Boulevard West

He was charged with:

1) three counts of Theft under ($5,000),
2) Fail to comply with Recognizance

The investigation is ongoing.

He is scheduled to appear in court at 2201 Finch Avenue West, in courtroom 206-F, on Monday, November 7, 2011, at 2 p.m.

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