Red Deer, Alta. - At approximately 12 p.m. the RCMP were called to the scene of a motor vehicle collision involving an SUV and a Peace Officer. The SUV was travelling on 60th Street near 58 Avenue when it veered into oncoming traffic colliding with the Peace Officer. The male suspect and lone occupant of the SUV fled the scene on foot and is still at large. The Peace Officer was extracted from her vehicle by the Red Deer Fire Department and was transported to hospital with serious but non-life threatening injuries.
Investigation has revealed that the SUV, a black Jeep Cherokee, was stolen.
The suspect is described as:
- white male
- approximately 6' tall
- short black hair in a mohawk style
- black coat
- black pants
The Red Deer RCMP would like to ask the public for their assistance in solving this crime. If anyone has any information about the suspect or has dash camera or other video of the collision you are asked to contact the Red Deer RCMP at 403-406-2300.
Cst. Kathleen Fossen
Media Relations Officer
780-509-3970 (option #5, after hours on call)