Seeking the identity of a male involved in a theft

Posted On Wednesday December 11, 2019
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King Edward Theft suspect

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, December 11, 2019     3:35pm 

(Ottawa) – The Ottawa Police Service Central Criminal Investigations Unit is looking for public assistance to identify a male suspect involved in a theft. 

On Saturday, November 9, 2019, at approximately 3:00pm, a lone male entered a locker room in the 800 block of King Edward Avenue and stole a backpack containing a number of personal items from a locker.  

He is described as a black male, 18 to 25 years old, approximately 5’10” to 6’ (178 cm to 183 cm). He wore a black-coloured jacket, hoodie, pants and sneakers (see photos). 

Anyone with information regarding this investigation is asked to call the Ottawa Police Service Central Criminal Investigations Unit at 613-236-1222, ext. 5166. Anonymous tips can be submitted by calling Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), or 

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