Suspect sought in a robbery on Carling Ave.

The Ottawa Police Service Robbery Unit and Crime Stoppers are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect in a robbery.

On the 15th of December, 2018 at approximately 4:30pm, the suspect described as a white male, approx. 5’3″, entered a store in the 2000 Block of Carling Ave. The suspect removed a firearm from his backpack and demanded money. The suspect fled on foot east behind the Fairlawn Plaza. Please see photos below provided by investigators.

If you know the identity of the individual call the Ottawa Police Service Robbery Unit (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.