Theft of Groceries From CO-OP Grocery Store in High River

High River, Alberta – On February 17th, 2017, at approximately 2:00 P.M., High River RCMP responded to a report of a theft of groceries from the CO-OP Grocery Store in the Town of High River.

An unknown male entered the CO-OP. 10 minutes later, he exited out the indoor with a full load of groceries, mostly meat. The male jumped into an awaiting vehicle with a second male and fled, almost running over the manager who was attempting to stop them.

The males are described as:

1. Bald. Bad teeth, some missing. Approximately 65 years old. Slight build. Dark black sweatshirt with printing.

2. Grey wavy hair. Missing teeth. Approximately 65 years old. Dark jacket with unknown logo.

The pair left in a small, grey, older model (1990s) Toyota truck with a possible Alberta Licence Plate J31735. The truck had a matching coloured topper with broken windows on one side.

Investigators are asking anyone who may have information regarding this occurrence to contact the High River RCMP at 403-652-2357. If you want to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), or by internet at You do not have to reveal your identity to Crime Stoppers, and if you provide information to Crime Stoppers that leads to an arrest(s), you may be eligible for a cash reward.

High River RCMP


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