Suspect to identify in Robbery on Somerset Street West

Posted On Monday February 11, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  Monday, February 11, 2019               3:15pm 

(Ottawa) – The Ottawa Police Service is investigating a recent robbery and is seeking the public’s assistance to identify the male suspect responsible. 

On Feb. 7, 2019 at 12:16pm a lone male suspect entered a pharmacy situated in the 700 block of Somerset Street West and demanded cash. No one was injured during the robbery. 

The suspect is described as a white male, 5’9” (175 cm), thin build. He had a moustache. He wore an “army” green coloured coat, grey jogging pants, and black boots. A tattoo was observed on his right hand (see attached pictures.) 

Anyone with information regarding this robbery, or any other robbery, is asked to call the Ottawa Police's Robbery Unit at 613-236-1222, ext. 5116. Anonymous tips can be submitted by calling Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), or by downloading the Ottawa Police app. 

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