Seeking Public Assistance

Posted On Friday April 19, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Friday, April 19, 2019    5:01pm

(Ottawa) - The Ottawa Police Robbery unit is seeking the public’s assistance with identifying a male involved in a robbery of a financial institution in the 1200 block of Wellington Street West.

On April 4, 2019, at approximately 17:40, the lone male entered a financial institution, approached the counter and demand money. The male said he had a gun but none was seen. 

The suspect is described as a white male, 5’8” to 5’10”, between 30 and 40 yrs, thick brown hair and beard, wearing a dark winter coat, with a red hooded sweater underneath, dark colored pants, with black and white running shoes, possibly blue knapsack on and he was carrying a dark colored grocery bag. 

The suspect fled the scene on foot with an undisclosed amount of money toward the intersection of Wellington St. and Holland Ave. 

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