Picutured is a man who used a handgun to rob BMO bank at 6130 67th St. in north Red Deer on Saturday at about 9:40 a.m.

Male suspect sought in armed bank robbery

Red Deer RCMP are looking for a man who used a handgun to rob a bank in north Red Deer on Saturday.

Red Deer RCMP are looking for a man who used a handgun to rob a bank in north Red Deer on Saturday.

About 9:40 a.m., the suspect entered the BMO branch at 6130 67th St. He displayed a handgun, and demanded cash from one of the tellers. He left on foot, heading westbound, with an undisclosed amount of Canadian and American cash.

RCMP swept the area but could not find the suspect.

The man is described as a middle-aged Caucasian male of slim build, medium height. He had tanned skin and grey facial stubble. He was wearing a white hard hat, a dark coat with green reflective vest, dark pants, a balaclava, sunglasses and yellow/green fluorescent gloves.

Anyone with information that may assist police is asked to call Red Deer RCMP at 403-343-5575. If you wish to remain anonymous call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or report it online at www.tipsubmit.com.

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