Suspect sought in mischief to property

The Ottawa Police Service and Crime Stoppers are looking for the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect in a mischief to property.

In the early morning hours of the 19th of April 2017, an unknown suspect was walking near the 100 block of Ruskin St. Video shows the suspect walk past a library stand, turn around, go back to library stand and set it on fire. The fire resulted in over $500.00 worth of damage and complete loss of the library stand and it’s contents.

Please refer to the photos below of the suspect taken from video surveillance nearby.

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.