Seeking witnesses to Assault at a local club

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Monday, February 8, 2016     10:05am

 (Ottawa) — Ottawa Police Central District Investigators are looking to speak to witnesses of an assault that occurred on Sunday, January 31, 2016 between 12:00-12:30am inside the Barefax Club, located 27 York Street, in Ottawa. 

A group of males engaged in a dispute and a male in his thirties was assaulted and suffered serious injuries. He was transported to a local hospital and has since been released. 

Some witnesses have described the suspect as a Caucasian male, 5’8” to 5’9” (173 to 175cm), with dark short hair. 

Police are looking to speak to more witnesses who were present at the time of the incident.  

Anyone with information regarding this investigation is asked to call Ottawa Police’s Central District Investigations at 613-236-1222, ext. 5166. 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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