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Carrot Creek General Store robbery ends in charges



On August 26, 2014 at officer was in the area suspects. would have notified thank the public and COP apprehending the two
approximately 2:15 p.m., when reports of suspects Sgt. Poitras said, residents requesting they members for their males.
Edson RCMP responded travel route began to “There were lots of stay inside or leave the a s s i s t a n c e i n
to a complaint of an come in. The officer people monitoring. It area. “There was, and is
armed robbery at the chose to head down the was a good, collaborated always, an on-going risk
Carrot Creek General East Bank road after effort.” assessment in these
Store, in Carrot Creek. surmising that was a The RCMP requested situations.” Sid's Safety
A male walked into the likely route for the campers and residents in The tips and reports
store wearing a mask suspects to take and he the immediate area from the public and COP & Janitor al
holding a knife and was proven correct. watch for the two males. members aided the police
demanded money and The suspects then fled Because the RCMP had in locating the suspects. 5928 - 3rd Avenue, Edson, Alberta T7E 1R8
cigarettes. The male to the Peers Gold Dust witnessed the men The two males were Bus:(780) 723-6575 Fax:(780) 723-6567
then fled the scene with Daze grounds, left the crossing the river RCMP apprehended without
the assistance of another vehicle and took off on were aware the suspects incident near Peers. Customer Appreciation
male who was waiting foot crossing the river. were not carrying a A 23 year old Niton Blind View
outside the store in a car. Edson RCMP, Edson firearm. Sgt. Poitras said Junction male and a 23 Barbecue
Sgt. Jack Poitras of the GIS, Whitecourt RCMP, public safety is always of year old Wildwood male Window Fashions
E d s o n R C M P Traffic Services and the paramount concern to are now facing charges of Wednesday, September 17
detachment said that the RCMP Police Dog the police and had they robbery and flight from
Yellowhead County S e r v i c e s a c t i v e l y believed there to be any police. 11:00AM - 2:30PM
Enhanced Position s e a r c h e d f o r t h e danger to the public they Police would like to Custom Window Treatments
since 1988
RCMP UPDATE:
780.723.5734 Julie Van Ember
RCMP remind drivers school zones are in effect 780.542.0898 blindvw@gmail.com

by Adrienne Tait false or abandoned 911 call, Indecent Act, Liquor Act
violation, noise complaint and one recovered stolen
The Edson RCMP responded to140 calls for service last property.
week the majority of which were traffic complaints With kids now back to school Sgt. Jack Poitras would
which numbered 22. like to remind drivers that school zones are in effect and
RCMP responded to 16 each alarms or false alarms, asks them to be considerate of children crossing the
suspicious persons or vehicles, theft complaints, and streets as they go to and from school. This time of year is
traffic Collisions. also a good time to remind children to look both ways
The week of August 25-31 also required responses to or before crossing the street and to be mindful of the traffic. Burgers & Refreshments
investigations of eight assistance calls, six mischief or
damage cases, five incidents of assault, five child
Welfare , five harassment or criminal harassment
investigations, three failures to stop or remain collision,
three lost or found property, three incidents involving the
Mental Health Act, two family relations, two Firearms
Act violations, two cases involving fraud, and two
requests to locate a missing person.
There was one incident each of driving while
unauthorized, drugs, failure to comply with conditions,
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