Slave Lake, Alberta – RCMP are investigating an armed robbery which at a local retail outlet in Slave Lake at approximately 12:10 pm on March 1, 2017. Two male subjects were entered The Source Electronics store and were observed by staff members taking merchandise without paying.
A staff member followed the culprits outside the store and one of the culprits then produced and discharged bear spray towards him. The staff member was not injured or sprayed during the incident. The culprits made off with a RC Drone and a Sony Blue-tooth Speaker (combined value approximately $500 dollars). The culprits were noted entering a vehicle and passed on the information to police. The vehicle has since been located and the investigation is continuing.
If you have any information about this crime or any other crime please contact the Slave Lake RCMP 780-849-3999. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or by internet at www.tipsubmit.com. You do not have to reveal your identity to Crime Stoppers and if your information leads to an arrest, the recovery of stolen property and/or the seizure of illicit drugs you may be eligible for a cash reward.
Slave Lake RCMP
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