Suspect to identify in Centretown Break and Enters

Posted On Tuesday February 23, 2021
Suspect to ID in B&E Centretown (1)

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday, February 23, 2021  11:26am 

(Ottawa) — The Ottawa Police Service Break and Enter Unit is looking for the public’s assistance in identifying a man involved in several break and enters that occurred between January 22, 2021 and February 8, 2021 into residential buildings in the Centretown area.

The suspect is described as a Caucasian man, 35 to 40 years old, 5’8” to 5’9” (173 to 175cm), average build, and brown hair. The suspect was seen wearing a black winter coat as well as a grey and black camouflage coat. He often wears blue jeans with a white stripe down the leg and carries an orange backpack (see photos). 

Anyone with information about these incidents is asked to contact the Ottawa Police Break and Enter Unit at 613-236-1222 ext. 4533.

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

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