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Suspect throws rock at photo radar van on Whitemud Drive

Police are looking for the person who damaged a photo radar van parked on the Whitemud near 53 Avenue on August 1.
Police are looking for the person who damaged a photo radar van parked on the Whitemud near 53 Avenue on August 1. Courtesy: Edmonton Police Service

EDMONTON – Police are looking for the person who damaged a photo radar van parked on the Whitemud near 53 Avenue on August 1.

It was reported to police that a male suspect was heading west on the Whitemud on Wednesday, August 1 at around 12:40 p.m. when he allegedly threw a large rock at a photo radar vehicle parked on the median.

The EPS says the rock hit the driver’s side panel and dented the door, causing more than $2,000 in damages.

Police believe the suspect vehicle was either a black or dark blue Pontiac Torrent. The vehicle did not have a licence plate on it at the time of the incident.

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Officers are asking for the public’s help identifying the suspect responsible.

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Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 780-423-4567 or anonymously through Crime Stoppers or online.

Police are looking for the person who damaged a photo radar van parked on the Whitemud near 53 Avenue on August 1.
Police are looking for the person who damaged a photo radar van parked on the Whitemud near 53 Avenue on August 1. Courtesy: Edmonton Police Service