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Suspect wanted in assault with weapon at home near Greenbank and 417

Ottawa police say a woman in her 30s suffered minor injuries.
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Suspect in assault with a weapon on Morrison Drive, March 24, 2020. Photo/ Ottawa Police Service

The Ottawa Police Service (OPS) says a woman was assualted by a masked man when she answered the door of her home on Morrison Drive, and now officers are looking for a suspect.

Investigators say the incident happened Tuesday, March 24 around 2:10 p.m., in a neighbourhood just west of Greenbank Road and south of Highway 417.

The victim, in her 30s, suffered minor injuries.

The suspect is described as:

  • French-speaking 
  • Middle Eastern
  • Around 20 years old
  • 5' 8'' (173 cm)
  • 173 lbs (78 kg) 
  • Thin build
  • Was wearing a black jacket (with what appears to be a gold stripe an Toronto Raptors logo on the back) and dark pants, as well as a blue surgical mask and latex gloves

Anyone with information regarding the identity of the suspect is asked to contact the OPS West Criminal Investigations Section at 613-236-1222, ext. 2666.

Anonymous tips can be submitted by calling Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-222-8477 or at

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