Man robs West Park Foods at knifepoint

Red Deer RCMP continue to search for suspect

  • Apr. 19, 2017 2:38 p.m.

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Red Deer RCMP are looking for public assistance to identify the man who robbed West Park Foods at knifepoint the afternoon of April 13th.

At 5:15 p.m. on April 13th, RCMP responded to a report of an armed robbery at West Park Foods on 57th Ave.

A man carrying a knife entered the store and demanded cash and lottery tickets, then fled southeast across the parking lot; no vehicle was seen.

The suspect is described as Caucasian, in his mid to late 30s. He is tall, with a thin build and facial hair.

He was wearing a big black toque pulled low over his forehead, silver rimmed sunglass with dark lenses, a black hooded sweater, dark jeans and yellow-orange work gloves.

Anyone with information about this investigation can contact the Red Deer RCMP at 403-343-5575. For those wishing to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or report it online at www.tipsubmit.com.

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