Blackfalds RCMP investigate weapons incident at 7-11

By rdnewsNOW staff
August 8, 2018 - 5:43am Updated: August 8, 2018 - 9:01am

BLACKFALDS- Mounties are investigating after someone flashed a knife at customers in a convenience store in Blackfalds.

Police say it was at about 10:45 p.m. when a verbal altercation took place at the Blackfalds 7-11 between several males where a knife was shown to several patrons.

It then escalated to where a firearm being produced and pointed at the same patrons outside the store.

Nobody was injured in the incident.

The suspect fled on what was described as a pink and blue sport motorcycle (commonly referred to as a crotch rocket) and proceeded in a northbound direction, out of Blackfalds.

The suspect is described as:

Caucasian Male, 25 - 35 years old
Approximately 5'8" - 5'10"
Medium Build
Minimal facial hair
Wearing a red sweater, black pants, black hat with a red brim

Anyone with information on the incident are asked to call the Blackfalds RCMP at (403) 885-3300, or your local Police Detachment.

Those who wish to remain anonymous, can contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), by internet at www.tipssubmit.com  

(Gary McKinnon)

 

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