News Local

Police seek suspects in Sobeys robbery

By Portage Daily Graphic, Portage Daily Graphic

RCMP Supplied photo

RCMP Supplied photo

Police are asking for the assistance of the community in identifying a pair of suspects who stole a shopping cart filled with groceries from Sobeys in Portage la Prairie.

According to Portage RCMP, at 7:46 p.m. Jan. 17, the suspects were seen entering the store separately and ten minutes later are seen exiting the store together with a cart overflowing with stolen items.

The male suspect is described being of average height and slender build, with dark hair and dark facial hair. He is seen wearing a black jacket, blue jeans, dark boots and a black ball cap with “RICH” on the front.

The female suspect is described as being of average height and a medium build, with longer dark hair in a ponytail. She is seen wearing an Adidas jacket, with a dark pair of shorts over grey leggings, white socks and Adidas shoes.

If you can identify these suspects please contact the Portage la Prairie RCMP at 204-857-4445, or your local police detachment. Anonymous tips can be made through Manitoba Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) and Tips leading to the arrest and prosecution of these suspects could receive large cash awards.

Featured Businesses

Go to the Marketplace »