Ottawa police are looking for a taxi driver who allegedly pepper-sprayed a woman six weeks ago outside a west-end mall.

Police said the woman was standing at a taxi stand outside Carlingwood Mall just before midnight on March 13 when she was pepper-sprayed.

There are few other details regarding the incident.

The description of the taxi driver is a black man in his mid-20s, who police believe to be overweight.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Ottawa police at 613-236-1222, ext. 2666 or Crime Stoppers at 613-233-8477.