Suspects wanted in Blackfalds robbery

Police looking for information in late night armed robbery in Blackfalds

RCMP in Blackfalds are on the look out for three suspects in an armed robbery that took place overnight.

Shortly after midnight on May 1, a man walking on Broadway Avenue in Blackfalds was approached by three white men in a vehicle. One of the men produced a handgun, pointed it at the victim who handed over his backpack and contents of his pockets.

The vehicle, a black sedan, then fled the scene with the three suspects.

The victim was unharmed and the only description of the suspects is that they were all between the ages of 18 and 20.

Blackfalds RCMP are continuing to investigation and request anyone with information about the incident or anything that may help identify the suspects contact the detachment at (403) 885-3300 or CrimeStoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). That information may qualify for a reward of up to $2,000.