Suspect to identify in Bayshore Drive assault

Posted On Tuesday January 28, 2020
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday, January 28, 2020          12:45pm 

(Ottawa) – Ottawa Police West Criminal Investigations are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect in an incident that occurred on January 11 at approximately 2:00pm in the 100 block of Bayshore drive. 

A woman, driving a dark coloured SUV, struck an unoccupied parked vehicle. The suspect then assaulted a witness and attempted to steal the victim’s phone. The suspect then assaulted a second witness and attempted to steal their phone. The suspect then fled the area. 

The suspect is described as a Middle Eastern woman, 5’5” (165cm) with a medium build. (see photo.) 

Investigators are also looking for anyone who may have witnessed this incident.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call the Ottawa Police Service West Criminal Investigations Unit at 613-236-1222, ext. 2666. 

Anonymous tips can be submitted by calling Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-222-8477 or at crimestoppers.ca.

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