Grande Prairie, Alberta – On Friday, September 30, 2016 at approximately 12:45 PM, Grande Prairie RCMP responded to a report of a robbery in the area of 101 Street and 112 Avenue. A female was walking down the street when she was approached by an unknown male demanding that she give him her purse and cell phone. The male grabbed her purse and assaulted her before fleeing the area on foot toward 104 Street.
The male suspect is described as:
• Between 30 and 45 years old
• White, scruffy facial hair
• Wearing a black hoodie
• Blue Jeans
The female was treated by EMS for minor injuries.
Police are asking if you have knowledge of this incident, or witnessed any of the unfolding events, please contact Grande Prairie RCMP at 780-830-5701. Should you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 1.800.222.8477 (TIPS), by Internet at www.tipsubmit.com, or by SMS (check your local Crime Stoppers [www.crimestoppers.ab.ca] for instructions). You do not have to reveal your identity to Crime Stoppers.
Grande Prairie RCMP