The RCMP are searching for an individual breaking into homes.
A report of a break in and robbery to a home in Kneehill County on Range Rd. 235 was received on Feb. 6 at 8:09 a.m.
The homeowner who confronted the suspect had a minor result due to the confrontation since the suspect held a small knife to the homeowner before fleeing.
Later on the same day a report was received by Stettler RCMP regarding a break and enter to a home on Highway 56 in Stettler County.
The suspect was seen on the homeowners video surveillance cameras breaking into their home, stealing items from the homeowners garage before fleeing the area.
The RCMP believe that both offences were committed by the same individual and are asking for the public’s assistance to help identify the suspect.
The suspect is described as being a man, with a fair or medium complexion, middle aged with the possibility of being in his 40’s, grey hair and wearing a grey blue puffer jacket.
The vehicle the suspect is driving is an older model single cap pick up which is red.
Officers are still actively looking for the suspect and the vehicle.
RCMP are asking for the public assistance. If you have any information about this crime or those responsible, please contact the Stettler RCMP at 403-742-3381 or the Three Hills RCMP 403-443-5538 at encourage the public to report any criminal or suspicious activity. Reports tell us where to look, who to look for, and where to patrol in the future. If you see a crime in progress, dial 911. If you wish to remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), online at www.P3Tips.com or by using the “P3 Tips” app available through the Apple App or Google Play Store.