Ottawa police are looking for suspects in a Western store robbery

OTTAWA – Ottawa police are looking for a suspect after thieves allegedly stole several items from a store during opening hours in the western end of Ottawa.

Police say Friday, Nov. 5, that three men walked into a commercial store in the 3,000-block of Palladium Drive and stole several items. Police say all three suspects left the store with stolen items.

Police initially said Wednesday afternoon that they were looking for six suspects, but said late Wednesday night that three of them were no longer suspects.

On Friday, police said two of the men had been identified and investigators are asking for public help to identify the remaining person.

The suspect is described as a black man, approximately 18 years old, 5’7 “(170 cm), slim built, wearing a blue raised coat, red hoodie, black trousers, red shoes and a white / blue medical face mask.

Anyone with information please contact the Ottawa Police Service West Criminal Investigation Unit at 613-236-1222 ext. 2666.


The title of this story has been changed to reflect that the police describe the alleged incident as a theft, not a robbery.


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