Maskwacis police seeking two suspects after armed robbery on Montana reserve

Two males brandishing firearms demanded cash and cigarettes

Maskwacis RCMP are seek public assistance in identifying suspects in an armed robbery on the Montana First Nation.

On Wednesday at 8:50 p.m., Maskwacis RCMP responded to a 911 call about a robbery with a firearm on the Montana reservation. Two males had entered the Montana Gas Bar and brandished firearms while demanding cash and cigarettes.

The two males fled on foot. They may have gotten into a dark colored SUV. No one was injured during the incident.

The first suspect is described as tall and slender, wearing a red hoodie, ball cap and mask, gloves and black sneakers with white on bottom.

The second suspect was tall and heavy set, wearing a white long sleeve shirt, blue saggy jeans, a ‘Halloween’ type mask and gloves.

Anyone with information about this crime, should please contact the Maskwacis RCMP at 780-585-3767 or your local RCMP or any local police service. Those wanting to remain anonymous can contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 1-800-222-8477(TIPS), at www.tipsubmit.com, or by SMS.


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