A man and a woman charged in Walkley Road robbery

Posted On Wednesday October 21, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, October 21, 2020      3:48m 

(Ottawa) – Frontline Patrol officers responded to a commercial robbery in the 1400 block of Walkley Road, on October 20th, 2020. 

At approximately 12:30am, a man and a woman entered a commercial establishment and committed an armed robbery with a handgun. The suspects fled the area with an undisclosed amount of money and lottery tickets. 

The suspects were identified and arrested without incident the same day. 

Charges were laid as follows by the Robbery Unit:

Anne SABOURIN, 25 years old, of Ottawa is charged with:

  • Robbery with an Offensive weapon
  • Conspiracy to commit an indictable offence
  • Pointing a firearm
  • Failure to comply with release order 

Neil CHAMPAGNE, 33 years old, of Ottawa is charged with:

  • Robbery with an offensive weapon
  • Conspiracy to commit an indictable offence 

SABOURIN and CHAMPAGNE are scheduled to appear in court today. 

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