Sketch contributed by RCMP

Armed Robbery at Booster Juice has police looking for culprit

Sylvan Lake RCMP are looking for a suspect who robbed the Booster Juice in Ryders Ridge Plaza in the town early Tuesday evening.

Sylvan Lake RCMP are looking for a suspect who robbed the Booster Juice in Ryders Ridge Plaza in the town early Tuesday evening.

Police say a lone suspect walked into the store shortly after 8 p.m. and demanded money from the till.

He fled with a undetermined amount of cash in an unknown direction.

The suspect reportedly had a weapon but police did not disclose the type.

The suspect is described as a white male in his late 20’s or early 30’s approximately 1.78 metres (5-foot-10) inches tall.

At the time of the robbery, the suspect was wearing a black long sleeve T-shirt, a black toque and dark sun glasses.

Police are asking anyone with any information that may assist to identify the suspect to please call Sylvan Lake RCMP at 404-858-7200 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).

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