Police search for suspects in south end convenience store robbery

Ottawa Police are searching for two suspects in a south end convenience store robbery.

On Jan. 30, around 12:30 a.m., two men wearing disguises walked into the Mac's convenience store on Tapiola Crescent at Johnson Road.

Police say one of the men was carrying a knife and demanded cash, and say the pair fled with the money and a handful of cigars.

The first suspect is described as a heavyset black man, wearing a black zip up hooded jacket, a grey T shirt, ablack mask, black gloves and jogging pants.

Police say the second suspect was a thin black man, last seen wearing a brown hooded zip-up sweater, an orange ski mask and dark jogging pants.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Ottawa Police's Robbery Unit at 613-236-1222, ext. 5116.