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  

(Gary McKinnon)


UPDATE: Mounties locate stolen van with body still inside

Join the Discussion

We are happy to provide a forum for commenting and discussion. Please respect and abide by the house rules: Keep it clean, keep it civil, keep it truthful, stay on topic, be responsible, share your knowledge, and please suggest removal of comments that violate these standards. See full commenting rules.