Calmar Fas Gas Robbery

  • Mar. 19, 2015 7:00 a.m.

Pipestone Flyer

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:

 

 

 

 

Suspect #1

• 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

Suspect #2

• 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.

Get local stories you won't find anywhere else right to your inbox.
Sign up here

Just Posted

File photo
Alberta’s central zone has 670 active cases

301 new cases identified Sunday

Alberta has 1,910 active cases of COVID-19 as of Wednesday. Red Deer is reporting five active cases, with 108 recovered. (File photo)
Red Deer reports 25th COVID-19 death

415 new cases identified provincially Saturday

Alberta Health reported two new COVID-19 deaths in Red Deer Friday. (Image courtesy CDC)
Two more deaths linked to Olymel outbreak in Red Deer

Province reported 356 additional COVID-19 cases Friday

Black Press file photo
Wetaskiwin RCMP execute search warrant; illegal drugs seized

Two Wetaskiwin residents have been charged with possession and trafficking of Methamphetamine.

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney speaks during a news conference in Edmonton on Feb. 24, 2020. It’s budget day in the province, and Kenney’s United Conservative government is promising more help in the fight against COVID, but more red ink on the bottom line. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jason Franson
Alberta’s budget promises more help for COVID-19 with a hard deficit

Annual spending on debt interest is closing in on $3 billion

People line up outside a vaccine clinic as seniors wait to get the COVID-19 vaccine in Edmonton Alta, on Friday February 26, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jason Franson
Alberta Health Services head sorry for glitches in vaccine booking system for seniors

AHS president said technical issues have been fixed and a virtual waiting room is in place

Vandalism is shown on Alberta NDP MLA Janis Irwin’s constituency office in Edmonton in this handout photo on Saturday, February 27, 2021. Alberta Premier Jason Kenney quickly condemned vandalism at an Opposition legislature member Janis Irwin’s Edmonton office after the MLA posted pictures showing her front window spray-painted with the words “Antifa Liar.” THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO, Janis Irwin *MANDATORY CREDIT*
Alberta Premier slams vandalism after slur painted on MLA’s office window

Edmonton MLA Janis Irwin posted pictures showing the front window spray-painted with the words ‘Antifa Liar’

A helicopter flies past a mountain near McBride, B.C., on Saturday January 30, 2016. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
Avalanche warning for backcountry users in North and South Rockies

Avalanche Canada is urging backcountry users to always check their regional avalanche forecasts

Supporters pray outside court in Stony Plain, Alta., on Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2021, as a trial date was set for Pastor James Coates of GraceLife Church. He is charged with holding Sunday services in violation of Alberta’s COVID-19 rules and with breaking conditions of his bail release. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jason Franson
Trial date for jailed Alberta pastor charged with breaking COVID-19 health orders

The court says it will reconvene with lawyers on March 5 for a case management plan by teleconference

A pharmacist prepares a COVID-19 vaccine at Village Green Retirement Campus in Federal Way on Jan. 26. (Olivia Sullivan/Sound Publishing)
Canada approves use of AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine

The country joins more than a dozen others in giving the shot the green light

Sylvan Lake's Winter Village lured many visitors to the town this winter. The town has launched a new contest to attract a new business.
(Black Press file photo)
Sylvan Lake offering rent-free storefront space to lure new businesses

Winning business proposal will get a storefront space rent-free for a year

NDP leader Jagmeet Singh holds a press conference on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick
NDP will not trigger election as long as pandemic continues: Singh

‘“We will vote to keep the government going’

Most Read