Suspect sought in bank robbery on Main Street

23 Jun

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.