Mission RCMP are asking the public for help in identifying and locating this suspect.

Mission RCMP trying to identify robbery suspect

Man reportedly rummaged through a purse at a seniors’ facility, pushed a staff member and fled

Mission RCMP is requesting the public’s help to identify and locate a robbery suspect.

On May 30 at approximately 11 a.m. the Mission RCMP attended the Cedars Retirement Home in response to a report of a robbery.

Staff advised that a male suspect allegedly arrived at the retirement home, signed in with a fake name and began roaming the building.

The male suspect was confronted by staff in a break room while rummaging through a purse. The male allegedly pushed a staff member to the ground and fled with the purse.

The suspect is described as a Caucasian male, five foot, 10 inches tall with a slim build. He is believed to be between 50 and 60 years old with short dark hair and a receding hairline.

If you recognize the male suspect or have any information about this crime, please contact the Mission RCMP at 604-820-7161 or Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).

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