Parkland RCMP seek public’s assistance with identifying armed robbery suspects; “allegedly held the victim at gunpoint with a small handgun”

Parkland County, Alberta – On June 1, 2022, at approximately 9 a.m., Parkland RCMP received a third party report of an armed robbery at an acreage in Parkland County. Police were able to contact the victim who confirmed that the incident had occurred, and a white Jeep Grand Cherokee had been stolen and subsequently recovered.

Preliminary investigation revealed that a white, older model GMC Jimmy or Chevrolet Blazer pulled onto the victim’s property and the occupants began asking for directions to the highway. One of the suspects exited the vehicle and allegedly entered the victim’s vehicle, which was running nearby. Another one of the occupants allegedly held the victim at gunpoint with a small handgun while the vehicle was being stolen.

The stolen vehicle was returned to the victim’s property a short time later. The circumstances of the return of the vehicle are still under investigation.

Parkland RCMP are seeking the public’s assistance with identifying the suspects involved in the robbery. Sketches have been compiled of two of the three suspects. They are described as follows:

Driver:

Male

Heavy build

Fair complexion

Long brown/red beard

Wearing a black hoodie, black ball cap, and sunglasses

Right arm possibly in a sling or disabled

Smelled of cigarettes

Driver

Front Passenger:

Male

Thin build

Estimated height is over 5’7”

Dirty blonde hair

Clean shaven

Wearing blue jeans, black/grey hiking shoes, sunglasses, black jacket, and ball cap

Tattoo on left arm/hand

Smelled of cigarettes

Passenger
Passenger

Third occupant:

Unknown gender, possibly female

Heavy build with a prominent stomach and thinner legs

Wearing black pants and a black oversized hoodie

If you are able to identify any of the suspects, please contact the Parkland RCMP at 825-220-2000. If you want 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.

Parkland RCMP

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