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Police search for suspect in armed robbery attempt

OTTAWA – Police are searching for a suspect in connection to an attempted purse snatching in the city’s Herongate area.

Just before 11 p.m. Wednesday, a female was approached by a man in the 2900 block of Fairlea Crescent.

The man, who was armed with a knife, attempted to snatch the purse away from the victim.

The suspect is described as:

-white
-18-20-years-old
-6′ tall
-175 lbs.
-wearing all black.

There were no injuries.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police.

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