Seeking the identity of a male suspect for robbery


(Ottawa) –The Ottawa Police Service Robbery Unit is investigating a robbery that took place on the 18th of May, 2018 at approximately 1744hrs on Preston St.

The suspect is described as a male, 5ft8,  approx. 25-28 years of age. He was wearing a black hoodie with “Cornell” in red lettering, black and white bandana and blue track pants.

The suspect stated he had a gun but none was seen.  He demanded money and was eventually able to get into the cash register.

Anyone with information regarding this investigation is asked to call 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.