Ottawa police are seeking a suspect after a lone male robbed a Petro-Canada gas station at gunpoint Thursday afternoon.

At approximately 12:40 p.m., a lone male suspect armed with a gun entered the Petro-Canada station on the 3000 Block of Woodroffe Avenue.

He robbed the store of an undisclosed amount of cash before fleeing on foot. There were no injuries.


Police are now seeking a thin black male, approximately 18-years-old. The suspect was wearing a black jacket at the time of the incident.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Ottawa Police Robbery Unit at 613-236-1222, ext. 5116 or Crime Stoppers at 613-233-8477 (TIPS).