Suspects sought in car theft, theft over $5,000 and attempted arson
The Ottawa Police Service West Criminal Investigations Unit and Crime Stoppers are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying two suspects involved in a theft of vehicle, theft over, and attempted arson.
On April 11th 2018, at approximately 7:00 pm, a red sedan was stolen from the Vanier area and was used in committing a $20,000 theft at a jewelry store located in the 2100 block of Carling Ave. The male suspect entered into the store and eventually made off with a piece of jewelry valued at approximately $20,000. The female suspect waited outside with the stolen car. The male suspect was being pursued by an employee when both suspects got into the stolen car and fled the scene. They later attempted to burn the vehicle.
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If you know the identity of the individuals call the Ottawa Police Service West Criminal Investigations Unit (613) 236-1222 Ext 2666 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.