Seeking public assistance to identify a robbery suspect
2022-09-14 12:05 PDT
File # 2022-14347
Richmond RCMP are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a man allegedly involved in an attempted robbery.
At approximately 2:27 pm on June 1, 2022 Richmond RCMP responded to a business in the 5900 block of No 3 Rd for an attempted robbery.
The victim advised she was seated inside of the business when an unknown man allegedly attempted to pull the woman’s purse off her arm. The victim attempted to hold on to her purse and was subsequently dragged across a table and struck a chair. The suspect then exited the business on foot, heading westbound.
The suspect is described as:
- 5’10 tall
- slim build
- black hair
View larger image: suspect
The suspect was wearing:
- a black mask
- a black zip-up hoodie with a graphic design on the back
- black shoes
- a black baseball hat
- black shorts with a red stripe
The victim suffered a serious injury as a result of this incident. While a number of witnesses remained on scene, unfortunately, despite all efforts by our investigator to date, the suspect remains unidentified, says Superintendent Julie Drotar, Senior Operations Officer for Richmond RCMP
We are asking the public to take a close look at this photo. If you recognize this man or have information about this incident call us.
Anyone who may have witnessed, or have information regarding this file, is asked to call Richmond RCMP at 604-278-1212 and quote file number 2022-14347. Should you wish to remain anonymous, please contact Crimestoppers by phone at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or visit them online at www.solvecrime.ca.
Cpl. Adriana O'MalleyMedia Relations Officer
11411 No 5 Road, Richmond, BC, V7A 4E8
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