Suspect sought in Montreal Road bank robbery

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The Ottawa Police Service Robbery Unit and Crime Stoppers are seeking the public’s assistance with the identity of the suspect responsible for a recent bank robbery.

On April 28, 2017, at approximately 10:20 am, a lone male suspect entered a bank situated along the 400 block of Montreal Road. The suspect approached a customer service representative and produced a note making a demand for money. The suspect indicated he was armed though no weapon was seen. The suspect fled the premises with an undisclosed quantity of cash. There were no injuries.

The suspect is described as being a Caucasian male, 40-50 years, 5’10” (178 cm) to 6’2″(188 cm), short graying hair, with a goatee. At the time he wore jeans, a navy/white pullover jacket, a navy baseball cap with the letters “BL”, and he carried a red or orange hard hat (image attached.)

If you know the identity of the individual call the Ottawa Police Service Robbery Unit (613) 236-1222 Ext 5116 or Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS). Remember Crime Stoppers does not subscribe to call display, we will not ask your name or record your call and you are not required to testify in court. If your information leads to his identity, you could qualify for a cash reward of up to $2000. You can follow us on Facebook, YouTube and Twitter.