Seeking suspect of a commercial break and enter on Preston Street


(Ottawa) — The Ottawa Police Service is investigating a commercial break and enter and is seeking the public’s assistance to identify the suspect responsible.

On November 21, 2017 at approximately 8:35 am, a suspect broke into commercial premises located in the 300 block of Preston Street.

The suspect is described as a Caucasian male, 35-50 years old, 5’10”-6′ (178 – 183 cm), average build. The male was wearing a yellowish beige coat, blue jeans, black boots, a blue scarf around his neck and a black tuque. He was unshaven and has a larger than average nose.

Anyone with information relating to this break-in, or any other break-in, is asked to contact the Ottawa Police Service Break and Enter Unit at 613-236-1222, ext. 4533. Anonymous tips can be submitted by calling Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), or by downloading the Ottawa Police app.