Monday , 17 January 2022

Cold Lake RCMP looking for gas station thief

RCMP released this image of the suspect from a gas station theft on Saturday morning.

On October 26 at approximately 7:00 a.m., Cold Lake RCMP responded to call of a female who had left a local gas station without paying for an item in her possession.

The female suspect was then pursued by the store clerk and when confronted, brandished a weapon and threatened the clerk.

The female suspect, described as wearing dark clothing with dark hair and sunglasses, fled on foot heading southbound.

Cold Lake RCMP members and Police dog services attended but were unable to locate the suspect in the immediate area.

Cold Lake RCMP are asking the public’s assistance for any information in relation to this incident or identifying those responsible. Please contact Cold Lake RCMP at 780-594-3301 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.


About Michael Menzies

Menzies is the editor-at-large for Connected Media Inc. Born and raised in Vermilion, he started in May 2018 during his NAIT Radio and Television practicum and reports on local politics, sports, and community issues. He became the Bonnyville Pontiacs play-by-play voice during the 2019-20 season. He also comments on provincial and national issues. Menzies hosts Connected! Evening Monday-Thursday at 5 o’clock. He also likes to buy books and read some of them.