Rimbey RCMP investigating suspicious occurrence – UPDATE – COMPOSITE SKETCH

Rimbey, Alberta – Following the report of a suspicious incident on January 19, the RCMP have obtained a composite sketch of the suspect male and are looking for assistance to identify the male. During the day on the 19th, an unknown male entered a residence uninvited and when confronted by the homeowner, left without incident.

The RCMP continue to investigate this incident, as well as an armed robbery that occurred later the same day. It has not been established yet whether the two are connected.

Attached is a copy of the composite sketch obtained from the homeowner. Copies of photos of the suspects in the armed robbery are also attached.

If you have any information about this incident please contact the Rimbey RCMP at 403-843-2224, or call your local police. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), online at www.P3Tips.com or by using the “P3 Tips” app available through the Apple App or Google Play Store.

Following the report of a suspicious incident on January 19, the RCMP have obtained a composite sketch of the suspect male and are looking for assistance to identify the male.
Following the report of a suspicious incident on January 19, the RCMP have obtained a composite sketch of the suspect male and are looking for assistance to identify the male.

BACKGROUND

Jan. 21, 2019

Rimbey RCMP investigating armed robbery

Rimbey, Alberta – The RCMP are investigating an armed robbery which occurred January 19, 2019 at the Rimbey Liquor Store. Public assistance is being sought in identifying the suspect responsible.

At 8:28 p.m., RCMP responded to a 911 call regarding an armed robbery that had just occurred. One suspect entered the liquor store, pointed what is believed to be a handgun and made off with cash in a bag. The suspect also took a box containing funds for a charity. The male suspect fled on foot, and no vehicle was seen.

The clerk working at the time of the incident was not injured.

The description of the suspect is as follows:

– Male with brown eyes / black skin

– Approximately 5’10” tall

– Wearing a dark hoodie, grey pants and white gloves

– Carrying a green/grey bag

Earlier in the day, a suspicious incident occurred where a male entered a residence uninvited and then left without incident when confronted by the homeowner. In that incident a male with black skin left the home in a black truck. The RCMP are working to determine if the incidents may be linked.

If you have any information about this incident please contact the Rimbey RCMP at 403-843-2224, or call your local police. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), online at www.P3Tips.com or by using the “P3 Tips” app available through the Apple App or Google Play Store.

Rimbey RCMP



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