From: Dawn Neilly <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: March 5, 2015 at 1:07:05 PM EST
Subject: Fwd: Ottawa Police – Arrest warrant issued for robbery suspect
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Arrest warrant issued for robbery suspect
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, March 4, 2015 11:50am
(Ottawa) — The Ottawa Police Service Robbery Unit has laid charges in connection to a pharmacy robbery and a warrant has been issued for his arrest.
On January 22, 2015, at approximately 1:30 pm, a lone male suspect entered a pharmacy situated along the 400 block of Holland Ave. The suspect approached staff and produced an edged weapon. A demand was made for prescription drugs and cash. The suspect fled the premises with a small quantity of each. There were no injuries.
Charges have been laid, and an arrest warrant has been issued for James “Jamie” JACKSON, age 32 of Ottawa. He has been charged with single counts each of robbery, wearing a disguise, possession of a weapon, and breach of probation.
JACKSON is described as being a Caucasian male, with a freckled complexion, 6’3” (191 cm), 190 lbs (86 kg), thin build, with brown hair but balding. (see article on the Ottawa Police web site for image)
Anyone with information with respect to the whereabouts of Mr. Jackson is asked to contact the Ottawa Police. Anyone with information with respect to this, or any robbery, may contact the Robbery Unit at 613-236-1222 ext. 5116. Anonymous tips can be submitted by calling Crime Stoppers at 613-233-8477 (TIPS), toll-free at 1-800-222-8477 or downloading the Ottawa Police iOS app.
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S/Sgt. Michael Haarbosch
Tel: 613-236-1222, ext. 5445