TORONTO Canada Jan 12 2017 -- Police in Toronto have released composite sketches of a couple accused of assaulting a store security officer and throwing him from a moving vehicle.
Investigators say a man and woman entered the west-end Home Depot and allegedly took a quantity of merchandise without paying last Sept. 13.
They say a store security officer followed the pair to the parking lot and was assaulted when he attempted to arrest them.
Composite sketch of woman involved in an aggravated assault investigation released by Toronto Police on Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017. (Toronto Police)
Police say the man and woman got into a minivan and the security officer tried to stop them, but was thrown from the moving vehicle, suffering serious injuries.
The man is described as approximately 45, five-foot-six, and of medium build, while the woman is described as approximately 45, five-foot-five, and also of medium build.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police.