Daring daylight jewel heist in Saskatoon caught on tape
Canada-wide warrant issued for one of five suspects
Police in Saskatoon have issued a country-wide warrant for one of five suspects believed to be involved in the armed robbery of a downtown jewellery store.
Police said four men entered the business in the 100 block of 3rd Avenue South brandishing crowbars. They caused extensive damage inside the store and stole a large quantity of Rolex watches along with other jewellery.
A burned-out van was found ninety minutes after the heist in the area of Bottomley Avenue and Osler Street. Police have confirmed the two incidents are related and believe the van was the getaway vehicle.
Police area also looking for the driver of the van who's being considered as the fifth suspect in the case.
Ahmed-Farah, who is from Quebec, is facing several charges including: armed robbery, wearing a disguise in the commission of an offence, conspiracy to commit arson and breach of undertaking in Montreal.
He is described as six-feet tall, and weighing 174 pounds. He has brown hair and brown eyes.
Police are asking anyone with information about the incident or the suspects to contact them.