RCMP Airdrie – Macs Convenience Store Robbery, Request Assistance to Identify

Airdrie, Alberta – In the early hours of August 8th, 2014, Airdrie RCMP was dispatched to a complaint of Robbery at the Macs Convenience Store on Summerfield Blvd.

At approximately 5:30am, a male entered the Macs Store, approached the store clerk, pushed him, then grabbed the cash register and ran out of the store into a waiting vehicle. The store clerk immediately sounded the store’s hold-up alarm and police were dispatched. The clerk sustained no injuries.

Airdrie RCMP City Watch Members and Airdrie RCMP General Investigative Section attended the scene, interviewed witnesses and obtained video surveillance. A short time later RCMP received a call that the register had been located near Highway 2 and Highway 566 in Balzac.

The Airdrie RCMP is requesting the public’s assistance in identifying the male. Male is described as;

Surveillance Still (2) Male

– Approximately 30 years old

– Approximately 5’6”

– Medium build

– Dark skin

– Short dark hair

– Wearing a black shirt and jeans with glasses

Police are asking for any information regarding this incident and assistance in identifying the suspect. If you have any information please contact the Airdrie RCMP at (403) 945-7200 or Crime Stoppers at 1 (800) 222-8477.