Police are requesting the public’s help to identify suspects in weekend armed robbery.
At 6:00 AM on Saturday, March 14th, Leduc RCMP responded to a hold up alarm from the Calmar Fas Gas. Leduc RCMP officers immediately responded, as did a member of the RCMP Police Dog Service. While police were en route, employees of the Fas Gas confirmed an armed robbery had occurred. No one was injured, and an undisclosed amount of money was taken.
Police believe both suspects were armed with firearms. The suspects fled the Fas Gas on foot prior to police attending. The descriptions of the two suspects are:
• Male, believed to be native, in his mid to late 20’s
• Average height (approximately 5’10”)
• Lean / muscular build
• Clean shaven, clear complexion
• Black ball cap with a logo on the brim
• Blue/grey coloured jeans, black belt
• Grey button up shirt with light white stripes
• Black t-shirt underneath
• Black gloves
• Male, believed to be native
• Shorter than male above (approximately 5’8” – 5’9”)
• Thin build
• Dark black pants
• Black scarf
• Grey hoodie with white logo/inscription on right side of hood
• Hoodie was very baggy/large on this individual
• Black gloves
“Thankfully no one was hurt in this crime”, says Cst. Julian Celms of the Leduc RCMP. “We are reaching out to the public to help identify those who may be involved.”
Police are asking for the public’s help in two ways. First, anyone who saw any suspicious activity in the vicinity of Fas Gas in Calmar between, 5:30 AM and 6:00 AM on Saturday, March 14th are asked to call the Leduc RCMP (780-980-7267) or Crimestoppers ( 1-800-222-8477).
Secondly, pictures of the suspects are attached. If a member of the public can identify either of these people, please contact the Leduc RCMP (780-980-7267) or Crimestoppers (1-800-222-8477).
Police believe these two individuals are armed and dangerous. If you believe you know them, DO NOT approach them in person, call the police.
Surveillance photo provided by Leduc RCMP.