Grande Prairie RCMP investigating robbery

GRANDE PRAIRIE, A.B. – Police are investigating a robbery that happened on October 24, 2016.

At around 12:10 am, Grande Prairie RCMP responded to a report of a robbery in the area of 11507, 99 Street parking lot.

A man was choked and threatened with a weapon before he managed to flee his vehicle.

The two suspects took off in his vehicle, and also took some personal belongings from the man. Police located the stolen vehicle later but the suspects were not found.

 The male suspect is described as:
  • First Nations
  • Heavy set
  • Approximately 5’9
  • Wearing eye glasses, flat brimmed baseball hat, white sneakers and a dark puffy jacket
The female suspect is described as:
  •  24-27 years old
  • First Nations
  • Long brown hair, tied in a pony tail
  • Black hoodie
  • Black yoga pants
  • Dark shoes
  • Tattoo on her neck

The Grande Prairie RCMP, General Investigations Section, Police Dog Services and Forensic Identification Section continue to investigate. Police are asking if you have knowledge of this incident, or witnessed any of the events unfolding, to please contact Grande Prairie RCMP at 780-830-5701.