23 May 2016

Break Enter & Theft - Sturgeon County

On May 20, 2016 at approximately 4:00 a.m. Morinville RCMP responded to a break, enter & theft at the AL RAZZAQ Food and Gas Convenience Store located near Highway 37 and Highway 2 in Sturgeon County, Alberta. An ATM, cigarettes, and a cash register were stolen. 
Three persons broke into the store by breaking the glass window on the front door. The suspects entered the store, one person threw a rope over the ATM while the driver pulled the ATM out. The other suspect grabbed packs of cigarettes along with the cash register that had an unknown amount of cash.  The three suspects were all wearing clothing that covered their face, and they were all wearing gloves. The store was not open at the time of the theft.  
The suspects then left the area and headed south on highway 2 towards St. Albert in a stolen green Ford F250 extended cab pick- up.  The stolen vehicle was recovered later unattended that morning by Morinville RCMP.
The Morinville RCMP is requesting the public’s assistance in identifying the suspects involved in these crimes.

The suspects are described as:
Suspect 1:
Plaid, checkered jacket with white hoody underneath
Wearing light colored gloves
Dark boots
Height: approx. 5’9” – 6’
Stocky build

Suspect 2:
Dark overalls with light colored hoody underneath
Dark gloves
Dark boots
Height approx. 6’
Medium build

Suspect 3:
Gender unknown
Light color hoody jacket
Dark gloves
Baggy pants
Dark boots
Height approx. 5’8” – 5’9”
Heavy build

If you have any information, please call the Morinville RCMP at 780-939-4520.  If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), or via the internet at www.tipsubmit.com You do not have to reveal your identity to Crime Stoppers and if you provide information to Crime Stoppers that leads to an arrest you may be eligible for a cash reward.