Ottawa Police release YouTube video of violent bank robbery
Ottawa Police have released a YouTube video of a violent robbery at a bank on Centrepointe Drive August 12, 2014.
The video shows a man with a construction hat, and dressed in reflective vest and pyjamas jumping on the bank counter in the theft.
The armed suspect got away with an undisclosed amount of cash.
There were no injuries.
Ottawa Police believe the same suspect is responsible for another bank robbery in the 900 block of Carling Avenue on Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014.
In that robbery, the suspect also threatened to hurt the bank employee unless cash was handed over.
Again, he fled on foot.
The employee was not injured.
Anyone with information about these bank robberies should call Crime Stoppers at 613-233-8477 or Ottawa Police at 613-236-1222 ext 5116.