Looking to identify male suspect following an assault on Robertson Road

(Ottawa) – The Ottawa Police Service West Criminal Investigations Section is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the male suspect of an unprovoked assault on Robertson Road on May 26, 2018.

The incident happened at about 9:30pm as the victim was waiting with his service dog for a food order at a restaurant. When he turned around, the suspect punched him in the face and fled on foot.

The victim suffered minor injuries.

The suspect is described as a Caucasian male, 20–30 years old, 5’9” (175cm) with an athletic build. He has dark brown hair, is clean-shaven and was wearing jeans, a red t-shirt and black hoodie (see photo.)

Anyone with information regarding this investigation is asked to call Cst. Carissa Beck of the Ottawa Police Service West Criminal Investigations Unit, at 613-236-1222, ext. 2648. Anonymous tips can be submitted by calling Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), or by downloading the Ottawa Police app.