Update: Man charged following a bank Robbery on Albert Street

Posted On Thursday December 10, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday, December 10, 2020   10:00am

(Ottawa) – On December 9, 2020 at approximately 1:40pm, a man entered a bank located in the 300 block of Albert Street. He approached a teller and asked for money indicating that he had a gun. The suspect then left the scene with an undetermined amount of money.

Frontline Officers were provided with a description of the suspect and were able to locate and arrest him shortly after nearby.

The investigation that ensued permitted the Robbery Detectives to associate the man with two other bank Robberies that had occurred in Ottawa, on November 20 in the 1600 block of Merivale Road and on December 4 in the 700 block of Bank Street.

Yesterday, the Ottawa Police Robbery Unit charged Daniel TOOLOOKTOOK, 45 years old, of Ottawa with:

  • Robbery x3
  • Disguise with intent x3
  • Breach of probation 

TOOLOOKTOOK is scheduled to appear in court later today. 

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Monday, November 30, 2020   3:17pm

Suspects to identify in Merivale Road Robbery 

(Ottawa) – The Ottawa Police Service is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying two men responsible for a commercial robbery that occurred on November 20th, in the 1600 block of Merivale Road in Nepean.  

In the afternoon of November 20th two men were involved in a bank robbery. They left with an undetermined amount of money. No one was injured.

The first suspect is described as an Indigenous man, between 30-40 years old. He was wearing a dark baseball hat, a green jacket and jeans. (see photo)

The second suspect is a Caucasian man in his thirties. He was wearing a black tuque, a dark sweater and jeans. (see photo)

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Ottawa Police 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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