OTTAWA – A lone male suspect entered a business in the 700 block of Bank Street On February 3 at 11:40 p.m. He concealed a number of bottles of perfume and attempted to leave the store. He was confronted by a staff member at the door and he pulled out a knife.
The suspect left the premises on foot with an undisclosed amount of bottles. No injuries were reported.
He has been described as a Caucasian male in his 20s, with short buzzed brown hair. He was wearing a dark grey/olive green ¾ length winter jacket with a blue interior, a dark shirt underneath and he was carrying a tan cross-body messenger bag.
Anyone with information regarding this investigation is asked to call 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 (TIPS), or crimestoppers.ca.