Prince George, BC – Police are requesting help from the public to identify the person responsible for an early morning robbery yesterday.
On Wednesday June 7th, 2017 at approximately 3:15 AM, the Prince George RCMP responded to a report of a home invasion style Robbery with a firearm at a residence on the 2600 block of Oak Street in Prince George.
The suspect forced his way into the residence, pointed a handgun at the adult male resident that investigated the noise, and demanded valuables. The victim complied and was struck on the back of the head just before the suspect fled. The injury is not believed to be serious and the two other adults in the house were uninjured.
Police attended the area immediately, but were unable to locate the suspect. He is described as:
- First Nations male
- Approximately 183 cm (6’) tall
- Wearing a black hoodie with a white Adidas writing, an orange bandana on his head, jeans and tan coloured work boots
If you have any information about this serious Criminal offence, please contact the Prince George RCMP at (250)561-3300 or anonymously contact Crime Stoppers at 1(800)222-8477, online at www.pgcrimestoppers.bc.ca (English only), or Text-A-Tip to CRIMES (274637) using keyword pgtips. You do not have to reveal your identity to Crime Stoppers. If you provide information that leads to an arrest or the recovery of stolen property, you could be eligible for a cash reward.
Police File # 2017-17756
Prince George RCMP
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