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Suspects identified in Rideau Street swarming

Police continue searching for three males considered 'persons of interest.'

**UPDATE JULY 26: The Ottawa Police Service says it has now identified the three remaining suspects in the July 7 swarming. No names have been released.**

The Ottawa Police Service says a suspect in the swarming of a young man on July 7 on Rideau Street has been identified, but they are still looking to identify three males considered to be persons of interest in the case.

nvestigators released images of the suspect this week.

They have not released his name, or commented on any charges he may be facing.

The victim suffered minor injuries when he was swarmed and his Bluesfest access wristband was stolen.

Anyone with information relating to this robbery, or any other robbery, is asked to contact the Ottawa Police Service 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.

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