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.




Suspects sought in Montreal Road gas station robbery

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

On Monday, October 16, 2017, at approximately 11:20 pm, two suspects entered a gas station situated along the 2000 block of Montreal Road. The suspects produced a note making a demand for cash. The robbery was interrupted when another customer entered and the suspect then fled empty-handed. There were no injuries.

The suspects are described as follows:

#1-Black male, approximately 20 years, slim build, 5’6” – 5’10” (168 cm – 178 cm), no facial hair, wearing a black coat, black pants with white stripes

#2-Black male, approximately 20 years, slim build, approximately 6’0” (183 cm), no facial hair, black hooded jacket, black pants, black shoes or boots. (view pictures)

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.




Suspect sought in bank robbery

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

On October 16, 2017, at approximately 11:20 am, a lone suspect entered a bank situated in a plaza, along the 2700 block of Alta Vista Drive near Bank Street. The suspect produced a note making a demand for cash. The suspect fled the premises with an undisclosed quantity of money. There were no injuries.

The suspect is described as being a black male, approximately 25 years, thin face, approximately 6′ tall (183 cm). At the time he was wearing a hooded black and grey sweatshirt with “Old Navy” written on the front, dark pants, possibly with an army fatigue pattern, a baseball cap, gloves, and beige or brown boots (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.




Suspects sought in a swarming robbery on Rideau Street

(Ottawa) — The Ottawa Police Service Robbery Unit is investigating a September swarming that occurred in the market area and is seeking the public’s assistance to identify the suspects responsible.

On Friday, September 8, 2017, at approximately 7:40 pm, the two female victims entered a fast food restaurant situated along the 1-100 block of Rideau Street. The victims encountered a large group of males and females inside, approximately eleven (11) in all, and left the premises. They were followed outside and a dispute escalated to the two victims being assaulted by members of the group. One of the victims had a handbag taken from her during the course of the assault.

A series of photographs of some of the involved suspects are being released, some of which are admittedly of poorer quality, in hopes that some members of the group may be recognized and identified.

If you know the identity of the individuals 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.




Suspects sought in taxi driver robbery

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

On August 27, 2017, at approximately 6:30 pm, the victim, a taxi driver, picked up a fare along Russell Road, who asked to be taken to Station Boulevard. There, another male was picked up. The duo was then driven to the Herongate area, where the suspects purportedly attempted to obtain cash from a bank ATM. Unsuccessful, the two suspects were driven to the area of Ridgemont High School, where they met a third male who was supposed to pay the fare. Another card was unsuccessfully used in an attempt to pay the fare. At that point, the three suspects grabbed and held the driver, and had cash taken from his pocket. The suspects then fled with the cash. There were no injuries.

The suspects are described as being black males, approximately 18 years of age. An image is being released of one suspect, and a partial image of the second.

See images below provided by investigators.

If you know the identity of the individuals call the Ottawa Police Service Robbery Unit (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.




Suspects sought in pharmacy robbery

The Ottawa Police Service Robbery Unit and Crime Stoppers are seeking the public’s assistance to identify the suspect responsible for a recent pharmacy robbery.

On August 17, 2017, at approximately 9:30 am, two suspects, disguised in dark clothing, entered a pharmacy situated along the 1700 block of Kilborn Avenue. The suspects proceeded behind the counter, where one suspect proceeded to take filled prescriptions, while the second suspect gained access to the cash register. The suspects fled the premises and had bicycles parked nearby. The bikes were described as being mountain bikes, one black with grey writing, and the other black and red. There were no injuries and no weapons were seen.

The suspects are described as follows (images attached):

# 1 White male, 18-25, approx. 5’6″(168 cm), medium build, dark blue or black hoodie with black zip-up jacket on top, black scarf over nose and mouth, black pants, black shoes, carrying a red reusable grocery style bag with a white maple leaf and the words “One Five Oh”, black gloves.

#2-White male, 18-25, approx. 6′ (183 cm) tall, slim build, dark grey hoodie with black pattern, red logo on left chest, and white writing on rim of hood, with one word reportedly being “power”, black backpack, black scarf covering mouth and nose, black pants, black gloves.

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.




Suspect sought in bank robbery on Main Street

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

On June 19, 2017, at approximately 10:50am, a lone suspect entered a bank situated along the 1-100 block of Main Street. The suspect produced a note making a demand for cash. The suspect obtained an undisclosed quantity of money and fled the premises. There were no injuries.

The suspect is described as being Caucasian male, 40’s, moustache, approximately 5’7” (170cm). He was wearing glasses, dark pants and shirt, a yellow construction helmet, and a green safety vest.

If you know the identity of the individual call the Ottawa Police Service Robbery Unit (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.




Suspects sought in convenience store robbery on Tompkins Avenue

The Ottawa Police Service Robbery Unit and Crime Stoppers are seeking the public’s assistance to identify the three suspects responsible in a recent convenience store robbery in Orleans.

On June 2, 2017, at approximately 3:15am, three male suspects entered a convenience store situated along the 300 block of Tompkins Avenue, near Tenth Line Road. One of the suspects was armed with a knife. The suspects made a demand for cash and cigarettes, and fled with an undisclosed quantity of both items. There were no injuries.

The suspects are described as follows (images attached):

  • #1-black male, 18-24 years, approximately 5′ 11″ (180cm) and 160 lbs (73kg). He was wearing black shoes, black pants, black hooded sweater pulled tight around face, with white Nike swoosh.
  • #2-black male, 18-24 years, approximately 5’10” (178cm) and 150 lbs (68kg), described as having a baby face. He was wearing blue running shoes with white soles, black pants, black hooded sweater pulled tight around face, with a red flame triangle on the chest.
  • #3-black male, 18-24 years, approximately 5’10” (178cm) and 160 lbs (73kg). He was wearing a gray sweater, with blue hood pulled tight around face, black New Orleans Saints Football Jersey #9 over-top of sweater, black pants, and black shoes.

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 anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477. 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 identities, you could qualify for a cash reward of up to $2000. You can follow us on Facebook, YouTube and Twitter.

 




Suspect to be identified in a pharmacy robbery

The Ottawa Police Service Robbery Unit and Crime Stoppers are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a male suspect involved in a pharmacy robbery.

On the 16th of May, 2017 at approximately 19:13 a lone male entered the pharmacy located in the 100 block of Bank St. The male waited until the line shortened and approached the cash. The male suspect showed a note demanding money. He was provided a sum of money and left the store on foot.

Please see photos below provided by investigators.

If you know the identity of the individual call the Ottawa Police Service Robbery Unit (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.




Suspects sought in downtown swarming

UPDATE: Suspects turned themselves in.

 

The Ottawa Police Service Robbery Unit is investigating a recent swarming and is seeking the public’s assistance to identify the female suspects responsible.

On May 20, 2017, at approximately 2:15 pm, a female victim was approached by two female suspects along the 0-100 block of George Street. The two suspects began harassing the victim and following her. One of the suspects then grabbed the victim’s purse and a struggle ensued. During the struggle, the contents of the purse spilled onto the ground and the suspects then grabbed the victim’s phone and fled. There were no injuries.

The suspects are described as follows:

#1-black female, approximately 25 years, approximately 5’10″(178 cm), slim, long curly hair, wearing a tube-top and shorts

#2-black female, shorter, had longer hair with red colouring.

Please see photos below provided by investigators.

If you know the identity of the individuals call The Ottawa Police Service Robbery Unit (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.