Suspect sought in convenience store robbery

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23 Aug

Suspect sought in convenience store robbery


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

On August 5, 2017, a lone male suspect, disguised, entered a convenience store situated along the 400 block of Moodie Drive. The suspect brandished a knife and directed the employee to open the register. The suspect fled with a quantity of cash and bus tickets. There were no injuries.

The suspect is described as being a Caucasian male, approximately 5’6″(168 cm), with a thin build. He was wearing a light green mask, a black hooded jacket, black pants and black shoes (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 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