Stolen truck left behind in theft; suspects make off in homeowners vehicle.
On May 3, 2017, at approximately 8:00 a.m., two suspects arrived at a rural residence and forced entry into the home through the garage. Once inside, suspects removed a Sony television, sound bar, iPad, laptop, jewellery and a shotgun. The shotgun was secured with a trigger lock.
Outside, the suspects abandoned a stolen truck on the property and stole a grey 2000 Chevrolet Silverado extended cab with black push bar and chrome railing around the box. The stolen truck displayed Alberta license plate 29J928. The suspects then departed in an unknown direction.
Male suspect #1 is described as:
- Middle aged
- 5’10”, medium build
- Dark jacket, hat
- Wearing shorts with boots
Male suspect #2 is described as:
- Younger 15-25 years old
- 5’7”, slim build
- Dark hoodie, dark pants
- White sneakers
Elk Point RCMP are asking anyone with information regarding this incident to please contact the Elk Point RCMP at 780-724-3964 or call your local police. If you want to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), by internet at www.tipsubmit.com, or by SMS (check your local Crime Stoppers www.crimestoppers.ab.ca for instructions).