Suspect to identify in Bank Robbery on Bank Street

(Ottawa) – On October 9, 2018 at approximately 5:00pm, a lone male suspect entered a bank in the 2400 block of Bank Street and presented a teller with a note demanding an undisclosed amount of cash.

The suspect is described as a light-skinned black male, between 18-20 years old, about 5’8” (173 cm) with a thin build. He wore a black sweatshirt with the hood pulled tightly around his face, dark pants and black running shoes (see pictures).

Anyone with information is asked to call Ottawa Police 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 to be identified in a robbery on Richmond Rd

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

On the 19th of August 2018, at approximately 1:00am, a male and female entered a convenience store in the 200 block of Richmond Rd. The male suspect jumped the counter and took items as the female suspect kept watch and concealed other items. 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.




Suspects sought in residential B&E on Robin Lane

The Ottawa Police Service Break and Enter Unit and Crime Stoppers are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying two suspects involved in a residential break and enter.

On the 23rd of Sept 2018, between the hours of 1pm and 3pm, a residence, located on Robin Lane, was broken into. The suspects are described as ;

Male 1 (in light blue or grey Toronto Blue Jay ballcap): late 20s – early 30s, thin build, grey and black horizontal striped hoodie, dark pants, dark shoes, black backpack

Male 2 : 30s, short dark  hair, possibly unshaven, grey/white striped long-sleeved dress shirt, tan coloured pants, dark shoes, black backpack

Please see photo below provided by investigators.

If you know the identity of the individuals call the Ottawa Police Service Break and Enter Unit (613) 236-1222 Ext 2655 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 to identify in personal robbery /swarming

(Ottawa) — The Ottawa Police Service is looking for the public’s assistance in identifying 2 suspects involved in a personal robbery, which occurred on August 21, 2018 at 5:06 pm, in downtown Ottawa.

On August 21st 2018 at 5:06 pm, a young male was walking in the area of the 100 Block of Rideau Street when he was attacked from behind. The victim was put in a bear hug from behind and slammed onto the ground. The suspects stole a cellphone and attempted to steal the victim’s backpack. A 3rd suspect, who is a minor, was arrested shortly afterward.

The first suspect is described as:

Black male, 20 years old, medium length curly hair, wearing a black windbreaker, black t-shirt, green pants and white running shoes (see picture.)

The second suspect is described as:

Black male, 20 years old, wearing a black hoodie, red backpack, black Adidas pants and black shoes. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact Robbery Unit at 613-236-1222, ext. 5116, or Crime Stoppers at 613-233-8477 (TIPS). 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 assault on a taxi driver

The Ottawa Police Service West Criminal Investigations Unit and Crime Stoppers are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a male suspect for assaulting a taxi driver and failing to pay the fare.

On the 12th of September 2018, at approximately 9:00pm, a taxi driver picked up the suspect at a restaurant on Clyde Rd and drove him to the Woodroffe Ave area. The suspect assaulted the taxi driver and fled without paying his fare. The victim had to be brought to the hospital and treated for injuries sustained in the assault. The suspect is described as a male approximately 6 feet tall wearing an orange construction vest.

Please see the photos below provided by investigators.

If you know the identity of the individual call the Ottawa Police Service West Criminal Investigations Unit (613) 236-1222 Ext 2666 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.




3 masked suspects sought in commercial robbery

The Ottawa Police Service Robbery Unit and Crime Stoppers are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying three masked suspects in a commercial robbery.

On the 23rd of August 2018, the three masked suspects entered a store located in the 400 block of Moodie Dr. One suspect made his way behind the counter and demanded cash and cigarettes. The other two suspects watched the front door. The suspects then fled with an undisclosed amount of money and cigarettes on foot. Description of the suspects are as follows;

Suspect 1: skinny male, 5’10”, 150lbs, pink hoodie inside out, beige pants and grey shoes

Suspect 2: skinny male, approx. 5’10”, wearing grey Air Jordan hoodie, dark blue adidas track pants, dark shoes, blue face cover and blue sunglasses

Suspect 3: brown male, skinny, 5’10” 150lbs, wearing black hoodie, dark blue adidas pants with white strips

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.

 




Suspect to be ID in theft, assault and threats

The Ottawa Police Service and Crime Stoppers are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect in theft, assault and threats.

On the 17th of June 2018, a male suspect entered a commercial business located in the 1200 block of Shillington Ave and stole merchandise. An employee confronted the suspect who then assaulted the employee and threatened them. The suspect fled the area with the stolen items.

Please see photos below provided by the investigator.

If you know the identity of the individual call the Ottawa Police Service (613) 236-1222 Ext 6147 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.




Searching for black Acura that hit Ottawa Police officer and fled

POLICE NO LONGER SEARCHING FOR THE VEHICLE.

(Ottawa) – The Ottawa Police Service is searching for a vehicle that struck a traffic officer at Heron Road and Prince of Wales Drive at approximately 8:55 a.m. this morning as the officer was attempting to pull over the vehicle.

We are looking for a four-door black Acura (TL or TSX, unknown year) with a smashed out passenger window. There was a loan male driver.

Pictures of motor vehicles attached with this news release are just examples and may not be the year/model of the suspect motor vehicle involved.

The officer has been transported to hospital for treatment as a precaution.

Anyone with information is asked to call 911. Anonymous tips can be submitted by calling Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), or by downloading the Ottawa Police app.

 




Seeking public assistance to identify a woman

The Ottawa Police Service Major Crime Unit and Crime Stoppers is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the woman in this photo to speak with her concerning the murder of Mohamad Mana.

Anyone with information regarding this investigation is asked to call Major Crime Section at 613-236-1222, ext. 5493 or the Major Crime Tipline at ext. 5477. Anonymous tips can be submitted by calling Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), or by downloading the Ottawa Police app.




ARRESTED Crystal BASTIEN is wanted for the murder of Mohamad Mana

(Ottawa) – Crystal BASTIEN, 32 years old of Ottawa, is wanted for 1st Degree Murder in relation to the Saturday evening homicide on Walkley Road.

BASTIEN is described as being a white female, 5”2’ (157 cm), 135 lbs (61 kg). (view pictures)

She is considered to be violent. If you see her, please do not approach her, contact 911.

Anyone with information regarding this investigation is asked to call Major Crime Section at 613-236-1222, ext. 5493 or the Major Crime Tipline at ext. 5477. Anonymous tips can be submitted by calling Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), or by downloading the Ottawa Police