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.