October 2018 RCMP News Archive

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Red Deer RCMP investigate failed ATM theft attempt

October 15, 2018 1:40 PM

Red Deer, Alberta – Red Deer RCMP are investigating an unsuccessful attempt to steal an ATM after a truck drove through the doors of the Eastview IGA early Sunday morning. 

Shortly before 5 am on October 14, Red Deer RCMP responded to a report of a break and enter in progress at the IGA located at 3839 40 Avenue, after a white Dodge truck reversed through the doors of the store. Once inside the store, two male suspects wearing hoods and face coverings attempted to steal the ATM but weren’t successful. The truck sustained significant damage to its back end; it was seen fleeing eastbound on 39 Street. 

RCMP responded immediately and searched the area for the suspects and the suspect truck. Police continue to investigate and are asking for public assistance to identify the suspects, one of whom was caught on camera. 

If you have information about this crime, please contact 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. 

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Media contact:
Cst. Sean Morris
Red Deer RCMP

photo of break-in suspect