Male and female suspects sought in gas station robbery

(Ottawa) — The Ottawa Police Service Robbery Unit is investigating a recent robbery at a gas station and is seeking the public’s assistance to identify the suspects responsible.

On November 4, 2017, at approximately 7:00 am, a male and female entered a gas station, situated along the 100 block of Montreal Road, and requested cigarettes. When asked for identification, the male became agitated and verbally aggressive. The male suspect then walked to the area behind the counter, took cigarettes, and threatened the clerk when he tried to intervene. The duo then fled the scene. There were no injuries.

The suspects are described as follows:

#1- Male, approximately 30 years, short black hair, slim build, approximately 6’0″ (183 cm)
#2- Female, approximately 30 years, medium build (see 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. Anonymous tips can be submitted by calling Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), or by downloading the Ottawa Police app.