Toronto police seeking information after $265K worth of art stolen from Yorkville gallery

WATCH ABOVE: As Catherine McDonald reports, art experts say the theft was likely targeted.

Toronto police are asking for the public’s help after four pieces of art worth approximately $265,000 were stolen from a midtown gallery.

Police say they were called to Galerie de Bellefeuille near Avenue Road and Davenport Road early Monday morning.

Investigators say that three suspects pried open the art gallery’s door to gain entry.

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Once inside, the suspects stole four pieces of art on display.

Investigators say the suspects were last seen travelling northbound in a grey Toyota Sienna minivan with no license plates.

Anyone with information on the theft is asked to contact the police.

A piece stolen from a Toronto art gallery

A piece stolen from a Toronto art gallery

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A piece stolen from a Toronto art gallery

A piece stolen from a Toronto art gallery

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Suspect wanted in a Toronto art gallery theft

Suspect wanted in a Toronto art gallery theft

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