Ottawa police are seeking the public's assistance in identifying a suspect after a pharmacy was robbed earlier this month.

 

Police said at 7:10 p.m. on Oct. 9, a man entered a Jean Coutu pharmacy on St. Joseph Blvd. in Orleans. A note was passed at the pharmacy counter making a demand for prescription drugs. The suspect fled with an undisclosed amount of prescription drugs. There were no injuries.

 

Police are now seeking a black male, approximately 19-20 years old, 5-5 tall with a thin build. He spoke English with a slight accent.

 

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