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Red Deer RCMP look for man after attempted robbery

September 12, 2016 11:17 AM

Red Deer, Alberta – Red Deer RCMP are looking for public assistance to identify a suspect they believe was interrupted as he was about to commit an armed robbery on Saturday night.

The suspect was seen outside Sunnybrook Grocery shortly after 9 pm on September 10 carrying what appeared to be a long barrelled firearm; as he walked to the door, he was frightened away by approaching vehicles and fled eastbound on Stanton Street riding a white bicycle.

The suspect is described as:

  • Late teens to early 20s
  • 5’4” – 5’6” tall
  • Wearing a dark-coloured hoodie with the hood up, and long pants
  • Carrying a firearm with a brown stock
  • Riding a white BMX-style bike

If you have information about this incident, 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:
Cst. Sean Morris
Red Deer RCMP
403-304-7764

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