June 14, 2018 1:56 pm

Long barrel firearm used in Wetaskiwin Mac’s robbery

RCMP search for two suspects involved in a armed robbery at a Wetaskiwin, Alta. Mac's, Thurs., June 14, 2018.

RCMP search for two suspects involved in a armed robbery at a Wetaskiwin, Alta. Mac's, Thurs., June 14, 2018.

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The RCMP is searching for two suspects involved in an armed robbery in Wetaskiwin shortly after midnight Thursday.

Officers responded to the robbery at a Mac’s convenience store in the central Alberta community at 12:30 a.m. Police said two men entered – one with a long barrel firearm – and demanded money and cigarettes.

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No one was injured during the robbery.

The first man is described as wearing a blue coat with white zippers and hood strings, dark pants, black and white gloves, a white baby mask and black and white shoes.

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The second man was said to be wearing a grey and black hoodie, dark pants, black toque, white scarf over his face and black and white shoes.

Anyone with information about the suspects is asked to contact Wetaskiwin RCMP.

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