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Red Deer RCMP look for suspect in armed robbery at Ross Street Mac’s

May 18, 2016 12:03 PM

Red Deer, Alberta – Red Deer RCMP is seeking public assistance to identify the man who robbed the Mac’s Convenience Store on Ross Street with a long barrel gun in the early hours of May 14.

Shortly before 5 am on May 14, the suspect entered the Mac’s Convenience Store located at 3801 50 Street, produced a long barrel firearm and demanded cash and cigarettes.

The suspect is described as:

  • Caucasian
  • 6’0” tall
  • Approximately 180 lbs, average build
  • Wearing a black hoodie with the hood pulled up and blue jeans
  • Wearing a black mask on the lower portion of his face
  • Carrying a brown, long barreled firearm resembling an antique rifle

See attached surveillance image.

RCMP continue to investigate. At this time, police do not believe this robbery is related to the robbery of another Mac’s convenience store in the late evening of May 13.

If you recognize this man, observed suspicious activity or a suspicious vehicle in the area of Ross Street and 38 Avenue between 4:30 and 5:30 am or have information about this crime, please contact the Red Deer RCMP at 403.343.5575. If you wish to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1.800.222.8477 or report it online.

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Media contact:
Cpl. Karyn Kay
Red Deer RCMP
403-304-7764

photo of man who robbed the Mac's store on Ross Street

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