Suspect to be identified in multiple thefts

UPDATE: Suspect Identified.


The Ottawa Police Service East Criminal Investigations Unit is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying a male suspect.

On the 16th of February 2017 and again on the 16th of March 2017, an unidentified male walked into a grocery store and walked out with hundreds of dollars worth of merchandise. Both incidents occurred in the east end of the city in two different stores.

Please see pictures provided by the investigator.

If you know the identity of the individual call the Ottawa Police East Criminal Investigations Unit (613) 236-1222 Ext 3566 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.