Peel Police - Robbery Suspect Has Been Arrested

Posted on Monday February 22, 2016

Mississauga – Officers from the Central Robbery Bureau have charged a male in relation to a robbery where a man was stabbed in Mississauga.

On Sunday, February 21, 2016, at approximately 3:55 p.m. police responded to a stabbing at a flea market on South Service Rd. in Mississauga.  A male suspect attended a kiosk, stabbed one employee and injured another in the course of a robbery.

Jesse James RIGO, a 24 year old of No Fixed Address, was arrested on Sunday, February 21, 2016.  Jesse James RIGO has been charged with Robbery, Assault with a Weapon, Aggravated Assault and Breach of Probation Order. Jesse James RIGO has been held pending a bail hearing for Monday, February 22, 2016 at the Ontario Court of Justice in Brampton.  

Anyone with any information in relation to this incident is asked to contact the Central Robbery Bureau at (905) 453-2121, ext. 3410. Information may also be left anonymously by calling Peel Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), or by visiting www.peelcrimestoppers.ca, or by sending a text message to CRIMES (274637) with the word “PEEL” and then your tip.

For media inquiries, please contact the on-duty Media Relations Officer at (905) 453-2121, ext. 4027.

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