Suspect sought in a commercial robbery on Carling Ave

Ottawa Police Service Central Criminal Investigations and Crime Stoppers are looking to identify a male suspect responsible for a commercial robbery.

On the 28th of March, 2017 at approximately 08:00 a commercial business, located in the 2900 block of Carling Ave was robbed by a masked man. The suspect went behind the counter and demanded money. The suspect pulled out and knife when he received some resistance from the complainant.

The suspect fled the scene.

The suspect is described as a 5’9″ male, thin build, black 3/4 length winter coat fur on the hood, dark pants, dark shoes wearing gloves. The face was covered with a black mask with white and/or gold patches around the eyes and he wore and grey/dark bandana around his mouth/face. The suspect spoke English with no accent.

Please see photos below provided by the investigator.

If you know the identity of the individual call the Ottawa Police Service Central Investigations Unit (613) 236-1222 Ext 5166 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.