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Regina police search for suspect who allegedly threatened store security with gun

Regina police are looking for a man who allegedly stole merchandise from a retail store and threatened loss prevention officers with a firearm. Regina Police Service / Supplied

Regina police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a suspect who allegedly threatened loss prevention officers with a firearm on Monday.

According to police, they received a call at 7:25 p.m. from a retail store on the 2900 block of Gordon Road. The caller told police that a man entered the store, took products and left the store without paying.

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Loss prevention officers approached the man in the parking lot by his truck. The suspect allegedly revealed a firearm, and threatened to shoot. The suspect then drove away.

The male suspect has a black star tattoo on his right hand and was wearing black pants, black hoodie, red cap and army green bandana around his neck.

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A photo of the suspect video, described as a green GMC Sierra or Chevrolet Silverado.
A photo of the suspect video, described as a green GMC Sierra or Chevrolet Silverado. Regina police / Supplied Photo

The suspect vehicle is described as a green GMC Sierra or Chevrolet Silverado with no license plate. The truck also had tires in the back as well as an old rusty fuel tank.

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Police ask that anyone who witnessed this incident or may have evidence to offer in this investigation contact them at 306-777-6500 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).

Police also ask the public not to leave tips in the comments section of social media posts.

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