High River RCMP Investigates Suspicious Persons

High River RCMP Investigates Suspicious Persons

High River RCMP investigate suspicious males

High River, Alberta – High River RCMP are investigating a suspicious occurrence reported to them the morning of Thursday, March 29, 2018.  While walking to a school bus stop in the northwest area of High River, a youth was approached by two males in a white van.  The youth returned to their residence when the males exited the van.  The males then departed the area.

High River RCMP were made aware of this incident soon after it happened and patrols were made to attempt to locate the vehicle and males.  Neither were located.  Neighbourhood inquiries were conducted to determine if anyone was witness to this event.

The vehicle involved is described as a white mini van.

The two males were both described as having dark complexions, approximately 30 years of age, approximately 5’7 in height and wearing black jackets and blue toques.

At this time there has been no criminal offence identified and no link to any past complaints of a similar nature.  Given the nature of the event and out of an abundance of caution, we ask that anyone witnessing suspicious behavior from a vehicle driven by people matching these descriptions to contact the High River RCMP.

High River RCMP members are committed to ensuring the safety and security of the communities we serve.  “We appreciate our community members reporting suspicious event,” says Staff Sgt Robin Alexander, High River RCMP detachment commander.  “Our community members are extra eyes and ears and them reporting suspicious happenings helps us investigate events in our community fully and in a timely manner.

High River RCMP is asking anyone who has information regarding this event to call them at 403-652-2357.  If you want to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), by internet at www.tipsubmit.com, or by SMS.