CRIME STOPPERS: Investigators look for suspects in West End armed robbery

By James Peters
April 23, 2019 - 11:06am

KAMLOOPS — Kamloops Crime Stoppers are putting out the call for more information as RCMP investigate a potential armed robbery.

On April 10, a man was taking an early morning walk in Strathcona Park, just above the south side of the Overlanders Bridge.

Two males approached the man, one standing behind and one in front of him.

The suspect standing in front of the man appeared to be holding a black handgun.

After taking the victim's cell phone, the suspects took off up the trail in the direction of Strathcona Terrace and Lombard Street.

Description of suspect holding apparent handgun:

  • White
  • Mid 20s
  • 5'7"
  • Grey/blue eyes
  • Blonde hair
  • Sparse facial hair
  • Wearing a white hoodie and blue jeans

Anyone with information on the robbery is asked to contact Kamloops Crime Stoppers at 1 (800) 222-8477.

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