Airdrie, Alberta – The Airdrie RCMP are requesting the public’s assistance in identifying a male who attempted to convince a young male to get into his truck.
On October 18th, 2018 at approximately 8:15 pm, a 14-year-old male was walking home from football practice near George McDougall high school, located at Allen Street and Alder Crescent, when a red pickup pulled up beside him. The male driver began talking to him and then told the boy to get into his vehicle. The boy refused, jumped a fence and ran home. He was not injured during this incident.
The suspect vehicle is described as a newer red truck with a box cover. It also had a dent and scratch on the driver’s side door.
The male suspect is described as:
- Caucasian male between 40 and 60 years old
- He was a larger male with a deep voice
- Wearing blue clothing with a short sleeved shirt
- He had a scar on his left forearm
If you have information about this incident, please call the Airdrie RCMP at 403-945-7267 or 911. If you want to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers by phone 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).
Police file: 2018-1564072
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