On April 4, the McLennan RCMP Detachment responded to a complaint of robbery in Falher.
The RCMP attended and, upon further investigation, revealed one male wearing dark coloured clothing, a hoodie and sunglasses, assaulted a resident before fleeing the area on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash.
The Police Dog Service attended the scene and at this time, the RCMP is still following leads.
During hours of limited daylight, the public is reminded to enhance personal security by walking in well-lit areas, using a flashlight, wearing reflective clothing and ensuring someone knows where and when you will be out walking.
The RCMP is asking the public to come forward with any information they have about this or any other criminal incidents, to contact them at (780) 324-3061. Alternatively, you go to the Crime Stoppers website, found at www.crimestoppers.ab.ca, or call 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).
Information can also be shared anonymously. You can text the tip by typing in the key word ‘tip 252’ following by the information, then text it to CRIMES (274637).