Robbery Update - Public Assistance Requested

The Medicine Hat Police Service (MHPS) Major Crime Section is requesting assistance from the public to identify a robbery suspect wearing this gorilla mask (see attached photo). The offender is described as being about 5’3” tall, with an average build and was wearing a black hoodie with black pants.

He is responsible for a robbery of a convenience store that occurred on September 30th, 2019 at 1:10 AM on Carry Drive SE. The male brandished a weapon and fled with an undisclosed amount of money and merchandise. No physical injuries were sustained during the robbery.

Anyone with information that could assist the investigation is asked to contact the MHPS at 403-529-8481 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800 -222-8477 (TIPS). Tips may also be submitted (anonymously if preferred) through the MHPS Mobile App, which is free and available to download for both Apple and Android devices by searching ‘Medicine Hat Police Service’ on the Apple App Store or Google Play Store.

Media Contact:

S/Sgt. Chad Holt
Major Crimes Section
Medicine Hat Police Service
Ph: 403-529-8421