Ottawa Police searching for east end robbery suspect

Ottawa Police are investigating a robbery that took place on October 18th.

A 60-year-old female was robbed while taking money out of an ATM in the 2500 block of St. Joseph in Orleans.

The man had a knife and demanded cash and the woman's car keys, and then fled the scene in her vehicle.

There were no injuries, and the victim's vehicle was found the next day near Gloucester.

The suspect is described as being white with a stocky build, 5’8, looking to be in his 30's.

At the time of the incident he was wearing a black hoodie jacket, a baseball hat with a purple brim, blue jeans, white running shoes and a backpack.

Anyone with information regarding the robbery is being asked to contact police.