The Hawkesbury Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) needs the assistance of the public to identify a male suspect in relation to a robbery that occurred on October 19, 2018 at approximately 10:10 p.m.

The investigation revealed that a 59-year-old male attended the Bank of Montreal on Main Street East in Hawkesbury to withdraw money from the ATM. In the meantime, a male suspect entered the lobby and physically assaulted the victim and grabbed his money before running away. The victim sustained non-life threatening injuries from the altercation.

The suspect is described as:

– White male, approx. 6’0″ tall, 170-180 lbs, English-speaking and was wearing a blue jacket with a black hoodie underneath, blue jeans, grey/black running shoes and sunglasses.

A photo of the suspect is at the top of this article.

Anyone who has information about the identity or knows the whereabouts of the suspect, please contact Constable Priess at the Hawkesbury O.P.P. at 613-632-2729 or 1-888-310-1122.

If you have any information regarding the suspect or his whereabouts and wish to remain anonymous, you are encouraged to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).

Persons giving tips to Crime Stoppers that lead to an arrest may be eligible for a cash reward. Crime Stoppers does not subscribe to Call Display. Your call will stay anonymous and your presence won’t be needed in court. Tips can also be sent via text message and e-mail. For more information, visit the National Capital Crime Stoppers’ website at