Suspect sought in bank robbery on Montreal Road

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Suspect sought in bank robbery on Montreal Road


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

On Tuesday, December 12, 2017, at approximately 2:15 pm, a lone suspect entered a bank situated along the 300 block of Montreal Road. The suspect produced a note making a demand for cash. The suspect fled the premise after obtaining an undisclosed quantity of money. There were no injuries.

The suspect is described as being a Caucasian male, 40-50 years, approximately 5’8” (173 cm), unshaven with a moustache. He also wore prescription glasses (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.