Ottawa police are searching for a couple of suspects that robbed a man at gunpoint on Ritchie Street shortly before midnight Sunday.

Around 11:50 p.m. police received a call from a man who had been robbed by two male suspects, one of whom had a revolver. The suspects took the victim‚s money, bankcard and cigarettes, then fled westbound on foot.

Both men are black males around 18-years-old, police say.


One man was dressed in black jeans, white shoes with a red strap, white jersey, black baseball cap.

The other was around 6-foot tall, weighed around 160 pounds, with no facial hair. He was wearing a red-hooded sweater, white jogging pants, black shoes and was carrying a revolver.

If you have information about this, please contact the robbery section at (613) 236-1222 ext. 5116, or the west division duty staff sergeant at (613) 236-1222 ext. 2212.

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