From Lacombe Police:

The Lacombe Police Service continue to investigate an armed robbery which occurred in the early morning hours of December 4th.

On December 4th, 2018 at approximately 2:23 AM, Lacombe Police received a report of an armed robbery at the Circle K convenience store located at 5001 52nd street. Upon attendance, Police determined that a lone male had entered the business, brandished a knife and demanded cash and cigarettes.

The male suspect obtained a quantity of cash and cigarettes and departed the store.

The following is a description of the male involved in the robbery.

  • Caucasian male
  • Approximately 5’3” tall
  • Wearing a black toque and black winter jacket.
  • Wearing a black bandana or scarf over his face.

Police continue to investigate this incident and are attempting to identify the male involved.

If you have information about this incident, please contact the Lacombe Police Service at 403-782-3279 or call your local police.

If you want to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 1-800-222- 8477 (TIPS) or by internet at www.tipsubmit.com.

More Local News

Adopt a single-parent family in need this Christmas

If you know a family who may need a little help this Christmas, there are plenty of programs available in central Alberta to help out those in need. Those programs also work together to make sure…

Alberta government pulls through for Sylvan Lake EMS

Sylvan Lake’s team of paramedics is about to grow thanks to help from the Alberta government. In fact, a lot of communities in Alberta will be receiving more medical help thanks to a $29 million…

UPDATE: Located. 71-year-old missing from Piper Creek Lodge

From Red Deer RCMP: December 14th, 9:00 am. UPDATE: Located. 71-year old Melvin Bailey had been located safe and RCMP thank the public for their assistance. ------------------------- From Red Deer…

RCMP investigating multiple bomb threats in Alberta

From Edmonton RCMP: The Alberta RCMP is aware and investigating email bomb threats that were sent to multiple businesses in communities throughout Alberta. The email threats are demanding Bitcoin…

23-year-old charged with manslaughter on Sunchild First Nation

Rocky Mountain House RCMP: The RCMP has laid charges against a female following an assault with a weapon that left a 25-year-old woman deceased and a 24-year-old male injured. At 2:36 a.m. on…

Volunteer firefighters have their own emergency 'courtesy' lights

We all know that blue and red flashing lights mean cops, ambulance and fire use mostly red lights, and amber and red mean snow plow ahead. But what does a flashing green light on a vehicle indicate?…

Innisfail RCMP charity check stop nabs over 800 pounds of food

Content provided by Innisfail RCMP: The Innisfail RCMP Charity Check stop took place this past weekend. Due to the generosity of the community, a total of $8,882.18 in cash and cheques were raised.…

UPDATE: Male arrested for mischief at Stettler motel

From Stettler RCMP: December 12th, 2018, 5:00 pm: The male responsible for this incident was located and arrested at approximately 12:00 pm Wednesday afternoon. He is expected to appear before a…

New year means new waste management for Ponoka

Since their current contract is expiring at the end of this year, Ponoka councillors decided to go a more cost-effective and environmentally friendly route for its curbside collection program for…

Lacombe enhances Recreation and Culture Grant for 2019

The city of Lacombe is making some local movers and shakers happy, with the announcement that they are increasing the funding of the Recreation and Culture Grant program. The grant, which helps…

CochraneNow.com is Cochrane's only source for community news and information such as weather and classifieds.

Search the Biz Guide

Login