Blackfalds RCMP seeking assistance in identifying two males

At approximately 6:40 am the Blackfalds RCMP responded to an armed robbery at the Co-op Gas Bar in Blackfalds.

  • Thu Jan 5th, 2017 6:00am
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TENSE MOMENTS - Blackfalds RCMP are seeking assistance in identifying two males who robbed the Co-Op gas bar in Blackfalds.

Blackfalds RCMP are looking for the public assistance in identifying two males who robbed the Co-op Gas Bar in Blackfalds. On Jan.5th, 2017 at approximately 6:40 am the Blackfalds RCMP responded to an armed robbery at the Co-op Gas Bar in Blackfalds.

Two male suspects entered the store with long barrel firearms and pointed them at the store employees, demanding cash and cigarettes.  The suspects left with an undisclosed amount of money and cigarettes which was put in a black backpack.  They fled the scene in a dark grey 4 door vehicle, possibly a Mazda, last seen heading northbound on Broadway Avenue in Blackfalds.

The suspects are described as:

Suspect #1

Male,12-16 years of age. Slim build, wearing a red hoodie with a emblem on it containing a deer

Suspect #2

Male, 17-19 years of age. Slim build, wearing a black Canada Goose jacket with a fur hood and black balaclava

Suspect VehicleDark grey 4 door sedan believed to be a Mazda