Police seek suspect in Bank Street holdup
Ottawa police are seeking public assistance in tracking down a suspect in a Thursday night holdup at a bank branch in the 1500 block of Bank Street in the south end. At about 6 p.m., a man entered the bank branch and showed a teller a note demanding cash. He produced what police said appeared to be an imitation handgun. He is described as a Caucasian, about 50-60 years old, about six feet (183 cm) tall with grey beard/moustache. He wore a long, dark winter coat, a large green scarf. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Ottawa police robbery unit at 613-236-1222 ext. 5116.