High Prairie RCMP respond to break and enter, ATM theft

High Prairie, Alberta – RCMP continue to investigate after a pharmacy was broken into and the ATM removed this past weekend.

On April 14, 2019 at approximately 5:00 a.m., RCMP responded to an alarm at a pharmacy on 49 Street. When members arrived they observed the building to have sustained extensive damage. The investigation revealed a truck was used to make entry into the building where unknown suspects removed the ATM from the location.

At approximately 7:00 a.m. that morning, RCMP responded to a complaint of a truck fire along Range Road 180 between Townships 734 and 732. The older model GMC crew cab pickup with slip tank in the rear was fully engulfed in flames. An ATM was recovered from the scene.

ATM Theft
File Photo – ATM Theft

The investigation is ongoing. If you have information about this investigation, please contact the High Prairie RCMP at 780-532-3378 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.

High Prairie RCMP

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