SUSPECT WANTED - RCMP are searching for this suspect who was allegedly seen driving a stolen motorcycle from Blackfalds. photo submitted

RCMP release photo of man suspected of stealing motorcycle

Motorcycle was stolen from Blackfalds earlier this month

On July 14th, Blackfalds RCMP received a report of a motorcycle taken from Cedar Square in the Town of Blackfalds.

The complainant reported that his motorcycle, a silver 2005 Kawasaki ZX600 bearing Alberta licence plate DYW43, was taken from outside his residence.

Subsequently on July 17th, Blackfalds RCMP were alerted to the stolen motorcycle being driven in Gasoline Alley by a helmet-less rider. The witness successfully captured an image of the suspect and provided it to police.

Police are now releasing the image to assist with identifying the individual in possession of the stolen motorcycle. Police are requesting anyone recognizing the suspect to contact the RCMP or Crimestoppers.

Investigators are asking anyone who may have information regarding this occurrence to contact Blackfalds RCMP at 403- 885-3300. Those wishing to remain anonymous can contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), or at www.tipsubmit.com.

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