Two Bank Street theives to identify

OTTAWA – Police are looking for two thieves on the run after an assault and theft at a retail outlet on Bank Street late last month.

The Ottawa Police Robbery Unit is seeking public assistance to identify two male suspects from a robbery on Wednesday, March 27. At 4 p.m., two male suspects entered a retail outlet at the 1700 block of Bank Street. They assaulted the clerk and stole a quantity of merchandise.

Both males appear to be in their late teens or early 20s. One is an olive-skinned male; the other is a black male. Both males wore dark hooded jackets and dark clothing.

Anyone with information regarding this investigation is asked to call the 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 by downloading the Ottawa Police app.