Red Deer RCMP seek information on December home invasion

Man and woman assauled in Fairview home in early morning hours of Dec. 14

Red Deer RCMP are going to the public again for help in identifying suspects in a December home invasion.

The home invasion occurred in the Fairview neighbourhood shortly before 3:30 a.m. on Dec. 14, when four masked men, one carrying a machete, forced their way into a residence on Ottawa Street.

A woman and man who lived there were assaulted. RCMP believe the incident was a targeted attack but that the suspects went to the wrong home.

All four suspects were Caucasian and less than 1.83 metres (six feet) tall.

One suspect was about 1.7 metres (five-foot-seven) tall with a fit build. He was wearing a “Venom” mask, a green camouflage jacket, green camouflage pants and dark green gloves.

One suspect described as having blue eyes and blonde or dirty blonde facial hair.

Another suspect wore a yellow plastic raincoat.

One suspect wore a puffy blue or grey winter jacket and jeans.

If you have information about this investigation, contact the 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. If your information leads to an arrest, you could be eligible for a cash reward up to $2,000.

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