Suspect to identify in Bayshore Drive robbery

Posted On Wednesday June 12, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, June 12, 2019         9:20am

(Ottawa) – The Ottawa Police is asking for the public’s assistance to help identify a suspect for a robbery that occurred on June 9, 2019 on Bayshore Drive. 

At approximately 12:50pm the suspect entered a store located in the 100 block of Bayshore Drive. The suspect entered the store asking for some cartons of cigarettes, he then left the store saying he would be back. The suspect returned a short time later, walked behind the counter, produced a knife and took an undisclosed amount of money, lottery tickets and cigarettes. The suspect fled the area on foot. 

The suspect is described as a Black male, 20-23 yrs old, approximately 6’4” (193cm), muscular build, goatee. He was wearing a black “Ecco” hooded sweat shirt, black Adidas pants with “Adidas” in white, white with black Nike running shoes and carrying a grey Air Jordan bag (See picture.) 

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call the Ottawa Police Service Robbery Unit at 613-236-1222, ext. 5116. 

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

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