Video released of FasGas burglar

Police investigating break and enter where suspect found empty cash register

  • Jun. 14, 2016 5:00 a.m.
Footage showed one suspect gaining entry through the front window using a metal pipe.

Footage showed one suspect gaining entry through the front window using a metal pipe.

On June 10, 2016, at 3:38 AM the Thorsby RCMP received a complaint of an ATM alarm at the Thorsby FasGas.

RCMP promptly arrived and obtained video footage, which showed one suspect gaining entry through the front window using a metal pipe, then checking the ATM and cash register. Both were empty and the suspect fled on foot, with nothing stolen. An extensive search in partnership with police dog services was completed.

The suspect is described as follows:

  • Heavier set
  • Wearing a heavy white jacket with hood
  • Blue bandanna
  • Wearing a white pair of work gloves
  • Had a red backpack

Break and enter near Alder Flats

On June 12, 2016, Breton RCMP received a complaint of a Break and Enter into a garage where a vehicle was rummaged through. Bear spray, keys, and some loose change was stolen. The incident occurred on Highway 13, near Alder Flats.

The suspect(s) entered the property during the early morning hours of June 12, 2016, through the garage’s front door.

If you have any information that could assist in this investigation, please contact the Thorsby RCMP at 780-789-3951; or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 orwww.crimestoppers.ab.ca if you wish to remain anonymous.