Quick arrest made in overnight robbery

Ottawa Police say they’ve arrested and charged a 24-year-old man following an alleged overnight robbery in the Blossom Park area.

Police were called to a kiosk in the 2900-block of Bank St., near Queensdale Ave., at around 1:35 a.m. Monday.

A man had reportedly broken in and demanded money from an employee inside. The suspect then ran away with an undisclosed amount of cash.

Police say when officers arrived, they found the suspect nearby, with the money still in his possession.

Abdulmuti Elmi, 24, is facing one count of robbery, one count of mischief, and three counts of breach of probation.