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Ottawa police trying to identify Main Street bank robber

It's calling on the public to help identify the suspect.
2018-11-22 bank robbery suspect
Main Street bank robbery suspect. Photo/ Ottawa Police Service

The Ottawa Police Service is investigating a bank robbery on Main Street, just north of Highway 417 at Colonel By Drive, and is asking for the public's assistance to identify a suspect.

On Thursday, November 8, at approximately 10:45 a.m., 

Officers say a man walked into the bank, demanding cash. He received an undisclosed amount of money and fled the scene. 

No one was injured.    

The suspect is described as a white male, between 45 and 55-years old, about 6' 0'' (183 cm), and a medium build with short hair.  He was wearing a dark baseball cap with a white logo, a beige winter/construction jacket and reading glasses.

Anyone with information regarding this robbery, or any other robbery, is asked to call the Ottawa Police's 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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