Man robbed while waiting for meeting in Kitchener

The crest on a Waterloo Regional Police officer's sleeve. Kevin Nielsen / Global News

Waterloo Regional Police are looking for a suspect in a robbery investigation in Kitchener.

Investigators say a man arranged a meeting with another man through a buy and sell website.

The man was in the area of Westmount Road East and Ottawa Street South to meet the person Friday around 6:30 p.m.

That was when investigators say someone sprayed the 26-year-old with a noxious substance and stole his cell phone.

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The victim suffered minor injuries as a result.

Anyone with information on this case is asked to contact Waterloo Regional Police or Crime Stoppers.

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