Pedestrian robbed at gunpoint in Blackfalds, police seek three suspects

PMay in Blackfalds started with armed robbery of a pedestrian and police are seeking three suspects.

Blackfalds RCMP said, just after midnight on Monday, they were called to Broadway Avenue to a reported armed robbery.

It was reported a lone male walking on Broadway Avenue was approached by three males in a black sedan. A handgun was produced and pointed at the pedestrian, who was relieved of his backpack and its contents.

The three men then fled the scene in the sedan. The pedestrian was unharmed in the incident.

Police said the three males were all 18- to 20-years-old.

Anyone with information about this investigation is asked to contact Blackfalds RCMP at 403-885-3300 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or report it online at

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