April 2017 RCMP News Archive

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Red Deer RCMP investigate April 13 armed robbery at West Park Foods

April 19, 2017 8:48 AM

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

At 5:15 pm on April 13, RCMP responded to a report of an armed robbery at West Park Foods on 57 Avenue. 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
  • Mid to late 30s
  • Tall, with a thin build
  • Facial hair
  • 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.

Please see attached surveillance images.

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.


Media contact:
Cpl. Karyn Kay
Red Deer RCMP

photo of armed robber

photo of armed robber