August 27, 2018 1:49 pm

Leduc, Alta. liquor store targeted in armed robbery, police say

A photo of an RCMP vehicle.

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Leduc RCMP are searching for a suspect involved in an armed robbery of a liquor store on Sunday.

Police said officers were called to the Mico’s Liquor Store in Leduc at around 10:30 p.m.

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A man, dressed in all black with a balaclava and hood, allegedly waved a cattle prod and pistol at a store employee while demanding cash, police say.

RCMP said the suspect took the cash at the till, then fled the scene on foot, east on 50 Avenue.

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Anyone with information about the armed robbery is asked to contact Leduc RCMP at 780-980-7267 or Crime Stoppers.

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