Man suspected of pointing handgun at passing motorist sought by police

Red Deer RCMP are looking for a man suspected of pointing a handgun at a passing motorist in Parkland Mall’s parking lot on Sunday.

Red Deer RCMP are looking for a man suspected of pointing a handgun at a passing motorist in Parkland Mall’s parking lot on Sunday.

The incident occurred at about 4:45 p.m. near Safeway entrance on the southwest side of the mall.

Several RCMP officers patrolled the area but the suspect was not located.

The suspect is described as Caucasian and tall with a thin build. He had brown hair and wore a dark-coloured baseball hat, dark baggy jacket, baggy blue jeans, and had a red bandana or key chain lanyard hanging from his back pocket.

Anyone with information that may assist the police in identifying the man is asked to call Red Deer RCMP at 403-343-5575. To make an anonymous tip, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or report it online at www.tipsubmit.com.