Suspect sought in robbery at ATM

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The Ottawa Police Service Robbery Unit and Crime Stoppers is seeking the public’s assistance to identify the suspect responsible for a recent personal robbery that occurred at an ATM

On May 20, 2017, at approximately 7:35 pm, a lone male suspect accosted a female victim inside the ATM vestibule of a bank situated along the 1900 block of Robertson Road. The suspect produced a large kitchen knife and demanded cash that had just been withdrawn by the victim. The suspect fled with an undisclosed quantity of cash. The victim was uninjured.

The suspect is described as Caucasian male, approximately 5’8″-5’10″(173 – 178 cm), average build, short brown hair, almost in a brush cut. At the time he was wearing dark shorts, grey sneakers or deck shoes with white soles, a grey hooded jacket, white sunglasses, and a grey patterned baseball cap with a logo on front (images attached.)

Anyone with information regarding this robbery, or any other robbery, is asked to call the Ottawa Police’s Robbery Unit at 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 their identity, you could qualify for a cash reward of up to $2000. You can follow us on Facebook, YouTube and Twitter.