Medicine Hat, Alberta – On Thursday September 8, 2016 at about 11:55pm police attended to The Liquor Barn located at 181 Carry Dr SE for a robbery. A male suspect entered the business demanding money and brandishing a weapon. The suspect left on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash. Police set up containment and a canine was deployed, but the suspect was not located. No one was injured in the incident.
The suspect was described as having a thin build and an estimated 5’10” in height. He is believed to be a white male.
The suspect was wearing a black toque, sunglasses and something grey over his mouth. He was also dressed in a blue coat with grey edge at bottom and a grey/white zipper. He had black baggy style pants, white shoes with black laces, possibly being Adidas and dark colored gloves.
The suspect also had body posture that seemed like he may have had an injury as he fled the scene on a slow run like something was hindering him physically.
The investigation will be followed up by the Major Crime Section. Anyone with any information about this incident is requested to call police at 403-529-8481 or Crime Stoppers at 1800-222-8477.
Medicine Hat Police Service