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Red Deer RCMP investigate attempted personal robbery

April 18, 2017 12:02 PM

Red Deer, Alberta – Red Deer RCMP are looking for a man and a woman who attempted to rob a man at gunpoint as he exited a bank the morning of April 13.

At approximately 6:15 am on April 13, as a man exited a bank in north Red Deer and got into his vehicle, he was approached by a man and a woman who asked for a cigarette and then demanded money. The man pointed a handgun at the victim, at which point the victim accelerated out of the parking lot. The suspects were seen leaving the area of Gaetz Avenue and 68 Street on foot.

RCMP searched the area but did not locate the suspects.

The male suspect is described as:

  • 5'6" tall
  • approximately 20 years old
  • wearing a black coat, red track pants and a black hat with a football logo

The female suspect is described as:

  • Aboriginal
  • 5'6" tall
  • shoulder length, straight black hair
  • approximately 30 years old
  • heavy set build
  • wearing a black zip up hoodie, with a number of rings on her right hand

Police continue to investigate. If you have information about this investigation, 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. If your information leads to an arrest, you could be eligible for a cash reward up to $2,000.

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

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