Police have accused a man already wanted for breach of his parole of robbing two Ottawa banks this week.According to a police statement, Kirk Nichol is accused of robbing an unnamed bank on Montreal Road on Monday morning and a second one on Rideau Street on Thursday morning.In the Monday incident, police say Nichol gave a note with his demands to the teller “and threatened to start shooting,” but no weapon was seen; on Thursday, police said he pointed a gun at the teller before demanding cash.In both cases, police say no injuries were reported and Nichol got away with some cash.
Ottawa police now say Kirk Nichol is also wanted in connection with two bank robberies this week.
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The statement described him as a 61-year-old white male standing about six feet one inch tall, weighing 200 pounds and with balding, grey brown hair and hazel eyes.“Anyone having contact with this offender is asked to call 9-1-1, if safe to do so,” the statement says.Police also asked anybody with any information about Nichol’s whereabouts to contact the Provincial R.O.P.E. Squad at 1-866-870-7673 (ROPE) or the Ottawa Police Robbery Unit at 613-236-1222, ext. 5116.