Peace Regional RCMP Investigate Attempted Robbery

Peace River, Alberta – On May 17, 2019, at approximately 9:45 A.M., Peace Regional RCMP responded to a report of an attempted armed robbery at a business in the area of 100th street and 96th avenue in Peace River, Alberta.

Investigation revealed that a male suspect followed an employee into a business and produced what appeared to be a handgun. The suspect ultimately fled the scene on foot and was last seen running toward 101st street, between 96th and 97th avenue. Nobody was harmed during this incident.

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The suspect has yet to be located and is described as:

• Male

• Slender build

• Approximately 5’5″ (165 cm) in height

• Wearing sunglasses, ball cap, grey hooded sweater, black pants

Police are continuing their investigation at this time and are asking anyone who may have information regarding this crime, or who may have witnessed related activity, to contact the Peace Regional RCMP Detachment at 780-624-6611 or their local police. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), online at or by using the “P3 Tips” app available through the Apple App or Google Play

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