Spirit River RCMP investigate armed robbery in Wanham, Alberta

Wanham, Alberta – On Saturday June 3, 2017 at approximately 11:00 p.m., a male wearing a disguise entered a business in Wanham, Alberta. The male was carrying what a witness believed to be a firearm and demanded money.

The suspect male then attempted to break into an ATM machine and then exited the business. No money was obtained. The suspect fled the area heading south on Highway 773 on a blue and white motorbike, believed to be a Yamaha Sport/Enduro or similar style and was wearing a grey Under Armour hoodie, a black backpack with red accents, without a helmet.

A sketch of the male has been developed by an RCMP Forensic Composite Artist and is included with this media release.




Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Spirit River RCMP at 780-864-3525 or call your local police. If you want to remain anonymous you can contact Crime Stoppers 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).

Spirit River RCMP

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