Ottawa police look for 3 suspects after armed home invasion

Ottawa police are looking for three suspects in an armed home invasion just east of downtown Ottawa last month.

Police don't think Donald Street home was targeted randomly

Ottawa police say they believe these men are two of the three male suspects in a Feb. 11 home invasion on Donald Street. (Photo courtesy of Ottawa Police)
Ottawa police are looking for three suspects in an armed home invasion last month.

They said in a news release three men with knives forced their way into an apartment in the 200 block of Donald Street just east of downtown Ottawa around 4:30 a.m. on Feb. 11.

A 57-year-old man living there was bound with tape and assaulted, according to police, before he was able to free himself and call police.

While he was tied up, the suspects made off with cash and some prescription medication, police added.

Police also said they don’t believe the home was targeted randomly.

The suspects are all described as Caucasian men:

  1. Darker complexion, stood about 5’10” and weighed 170 pounds with wavy black hair.
  2. Stood about 6’0” tall, weighed about 200 pounds with long, dirty blonde hair and a thin build. He was between 20 to 25 years old and was wearing a grey hooded sweatshirt with a grey hat.
  3. Darker complexion, a crooked nose and a heavier build, weighing around 235 pounds.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Ottawa police robbery unit at 613-236-1222, ext. 5116 or Crime Stoppers at 613-233-8477.