OTTAWA – Police are looking to identify three suspects after a shooting occurred during a break-in shortly before 5 a.m. on Saturday, September 7, on the 3400 block of Woodroffe Avenue. Upon arrival at the residence, officers located a male victim with non-life-threatening gunshot wounds. The initial investigation revealed that three disguised suspects had broken into the victim’s home before the shooting took place. The suspects fled on foot and were not apprehended.
The first suspect is described as a 20 to 30-year-old lighter-skinned black male, approximately 6’2” (188 cm), slim build, wearing a black sweater, dark pants and a black balaclava.
The second suspect is described as a 20 to 30-year-old black male, heavier-set, who wore a black hoodie and black-faced mask.
The third suspect is described as a 20 to 30-year-old black male, approximately 5’7” (170 cm), slim build, dressed all in black.
Anyone with information should contact the Ottawa Police Robbery Unit, 613-236-1222, ext. 5116. Anonymous tips can be made to Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), or crimestoppers.ca.