Police seeking public assistance to identify robbery suspect

Lethbridge Police are seeking the public’s assistance to identify a male suspect in connection with a robbery earlier this month at a southside convenience store.

On August 18, 2017 at approximately 1:50 a.m. police responded to a report of a robbery at Gas King along the 2600 block of 16 Avenue South after a lone male entered the store, struck the counter with a weapon and demanded cash. An undisclosed amount was provided and the subject fled on foot.

The suspect is described as a Caucasian male, approximately 30-35, six-feet tall, with a medium build. He was wearing a black hoodie, blue jeans, black shoes with white laces and sunglasses. A surveillance image is included for release.

Anyone who recognizes the suspect or has any other information about the robbery is asked to contact police at 403-328-4444 or Crime Stoppers 1-800-222-8477. Crime Stoppers will pay cash for information leading to an arrest.