Three establishments hit by robbers on Friday - Metro US

Three establishments hit by robbers on Friday

Ottawa police are investigating after several establishments were robbed over the weekend.

At 3:30 a.m. Friday, a man robbed the Esso gas station in the 3500 block of Strandherd Road of cash. The suspect is a white male, in his mid-20s, five-foot-six to five-foot-eight with a stocky build and short hair.

Forty-five minutes later, a male armed with a gun robbed the Food Frenz convenience store in the 2900 block of Carling Avenue of cash. The suspect in this incident is described as a black male, five-foot-nine to five-foot-10.

Then at 8:30 p.m., two males armed with knives entered the Rogers Video store in Barrhaven where they duct-taped the clerk.

Police arrested three youth a short distance away.

There were no injuries in any of the incidents.

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