Elderly Man Robbed on 17 Avenue S.E. in Calgary, Please Help Identify Suspect

Calgary, Alberta – The Calgary Police Service is seeking public assistance in relation to the robbery of an elderly man. At approximately 2:30 p.m., on Friday, Nov. 10, 2017, a 67-year-old man was struck from behind in the parking lot of a shopping centre located in the 3300 block of 17 Avenue S.E.

The victim’s wallet, which contained $200 cash along with bank cards, was taken. The victim’s bank card was used at a gas station in S.W. Calgary shortly afterwards on the same day.

The victim was treated by EMS at the scene and sustained a concussion as a result of the attack.

The suspect is described as approximately 5’9” to 5’11” tall and was wearing a black hooded top.

Anyone with information about this incident or the identity of the suspect is asked to call Calgary Police at 403-266-1234 or contact Crime Stoppers through either of the following methods:

TALK: 1-800-222-8477

TYPE: www.calgarycrimestoppers.org

CASE # 17484031/4602

Calgary Police Service

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