On Oct. 6, 2020 at approximately 11:55 a.m., while on her lunch break, a female youth was approached by an adult male as she walked between the Canadian Tire and Sobey’s grocery store at the Cornerstone Plaza in Slave Lake. The male asked the youth her name, where she lived and if she had any money. When the youth refused to answer, the man attempted to take money from her person. The interaction was brief and the female ran to a nearby school where police were called.
The suspect male was last seen running in the parking lot of the Sobey’s grocery store. He is described as follows:
Caucasian, approximately 40 years old with short blonde and grey hair and grey stubble. He is estimated to be between 5’11” and 6’2” tall, with a skinny build. He was wearing a black hooded zip-up sweater and blue faded jeans.
The youth was not injured.
Police are seeking assistance from anyone who may recognize the pictured individual or who may have witnessed this incident.
If you have information about this incident you are asked to contact Slave Lake RCMP at 780-849-3045 or your local police. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), online at www.P3Tips.com or by using the “P3 Tips” app available through the Apple App or Google Play Store.”