Suspect to be identified in a threat and an attempted theft.

On January 19th, 2017, an unknown male entered a commercial business located in the 2200 block of Bank Street and attempted to steal a camera. When confronted, the male threatened to bite the employee and that he had a contagious disease. The male then fled in a vehicle.

Please refer to the photo below provided by the investigator.

If you know the identity of the individual call the Ottawa Police Service (613) 236-1222 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.