On February 8, 2019 at approximately 4:15 am, several unknown males forced their way into a residence located in the Northeast Crescent Heights area of Medicine Hat.
Two of the offenders produced weapons and made threats toward the residents. Once the offenders realized that the police had been contacted, they fled the area. Nothing was taken and none of the victims suffered any physical injuries. No description of the suspects can be provided at this time.
While the investigation is ongoing, it is believed that this residence was specifically targeted and as such, there is no general public safety risk.
Anyone with information that could assist with this investigation is asked to contact the Medicine Hat Police Service at 403-529-8481 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800 -222-8477 (TIPS).
S/Sgt. Chad Holt
Major Crimes Section
Medicine Hat Police Service