Pair arrested after string of robberies
Ottawa Police have arrested a man and a woman after a string of robberies throughout November.
Police say between November 11th and 19th, seven commercial robberies took place throughout different parts of the city:
• Sunday November 11, 300 block of Poulin Avenue
• Monday, November 12, 1400 block of Highgate Road
• Monday, November 12, 100 block of Earl Grey Drive
• Tuesday, November 13, 800 block of Baseline Road
• Thursday, November 15, 3000 block of Carling Avenue
• Sunday, November 18, 1500 block of Merivale Road
• Monday, November 19, 1400 block of Richmond Road
Police say 27-year-old Yasin Ali Ibrahim is facing seven charges each of robbery, disguise with intent, breach of probation, and three counts of conspiracy. 61-year-old Lynda Drosi is also facing charges of robbery and conspiracy.
They both were scheduled to appear in court today.