Looking to identify suspect in robbery incident on St-Laurent Blvd

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(Ottawa) – The Ottawa Police Robbery Unit is looking for the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect in regards to a robbery that occurred on August 15th on St-Laurent Blvd.

At approximately midnight on August 15, 2018, the suspect approached the victim, who was seated on the sidewalk within the 1900 block of St. Laurent Blvd, produced a firearm and stole personal items from the victim.

The suspect is described as a black male, 19-20yrs old, 6’1-6’2 (185-188 cm), thin build, slight moustache and goatee, medium sized afro and wearing a black Puma hooded sweatshirt. (see picture)

Anyone with information is asked to call the Ottawa Police Robbery Unit at 613-236-1222, ext. 5166. Anonymous tips can be submitted by calling Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), or by downloading the Ottawa Police app.