UPDATE: Suspect has been identified
The Ottawa Police Service Central Criminal Investigations Unit and Crime Stoppers are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect involved in an assault and threats.
The suspect was involved in an assault and threats toward another bus passenger on the 18th of June 2022 at 0600 hrs on the #80 bus route. The bus was stopped at Merivale Rd and Kirkwood Ave when the assault took place. Please see the photo below provided by investigators.
If you know the identity of the individual call the Ottawa Police Service Central Criminal Investigations Unit (613) 236-1222 Ext 5544 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.