The Ottawa Police Service (OPS) is asking for the public's help to identify a man responsible for a commercial robbery on Heron Road, near Bank Street
Officers say a man walked into a business around 10:15 a.m., on Friday, November 13, took a 50'' television and walked out through a back door, which set off an alarm.
Two employees confronted the suspect, who used bear spray on them and then fled the area on foot.
The suspect is described as:
- White man
- 5' 9'' (175 cm)
- Was wearing a black jacket over a blue hoodie, with the hoodie pulled up, beige pants and black boots
- He was also wearing a black toque, sunglasses, a blue facemask and was carrying a black and red bag
Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact the OPS' Robbery Unit at 613-236-1222, ext. 5116.
Anonymous tips can be submitted by calling Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-222-8477 or at crimestoppers.ca.