Cold Lake RCMP investigate stolen vehicle with child inside

This morning at approximately 8:00 a.m., Cold Lake responded to report of a vehicle being stolen at a coffee shop on Highway 28 and 69th Avenue in Cold Lake. A young child was inside while the vehicle was taken.

Fortunately, the child was unharmed and dropped off at the Cold Lake Hospital a short distance away before the vehicle fled the area.

RCMP are looking for the suspect and the vehicle.

The vehicle is described as:

  •           Red 2004 Ford Explorer – Sport Trac
  •           Hard tonneau cover
  •           Chrome running boards
  •           AB plate BVR6949
  •           Missing drivers side mirror and has body damage

The male suspect is described as:

  •           Indigenous male
  •           Average build
  •           Approximately 30’s years of age
  •           Red jacket
  •           Sunglasses

Cold Lake RCMP continue to investigate.

If you have information about this incident, please contact Cold Lake RCMP at 780-594-3302 or your local police. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), online atwww.P3Tips.com or by using the “P3 Tips” app available through the Apple App or Google Play Store.”