Wood Buffalo RCMP investigate armed robbery

Posted on May 31, 2019

May 31, 2019

Fort McMurray, Alta. – On May 29, 2019, at approximately 2:15 a.m., Wood Buffalo RCMP responded to a report of a robbery at Thickwood Petro Canada. A man walked into the business brandishing a baton, demanded money, and then fled on foot with an undisclosed amount of money. No one was injured.

The male suspect is described as:
• Caucasian
• Average build; roughly 6ft. tall
• Black fur hat
• Black sunglasses
• Dark coloured clothing
• Light grey sneakers

Wood Buffalo RCMP are asking the public’s assistance for any information in relation to this incident (or identifying those responsible). Please contact Wood Buffalo RCMP at 780-788-400 or your local police. If you wish 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.

Media Contact:
Wood Buffalo RCMP
780-788-4235

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