Stettler RCMP looking for armed robbery suspect

Masked man with a firearm held up Stettler restaurant last Thursday

Stettler RCMP are searching for a man who held up a restaurant at gunpoint.

Police said that at about 4:30 p.m. last Thursday, a man walked into the restaurant armed with what appeared to be a firearm and demanded cash from the register and VLTs.

The suspect, who came in through the back of the restaurant, left the same way with an undisclosed amount of cash. He got into a waiting vehicle and fled.

Police describe the suspect as tall and wearing a red plaid jacket, brown pants, tuque, sunglasses and a face mask.

Anyone with information is asked to call Stettler RCMP at 403-742-3382.

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