P.A. police looking for suspect in attempted robbery

Police are trying to identify a woman involved in an attempted robbery. (Prince Albert Police Service/Submitted)

UPDATED May 24, 2019 – The Prince Albert Police Service (PAPS) said the suspect has been identified. They thank the public for its assistance.

Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a woman accused of being involved in an attempted robbery on Wednesday night.

Just after 10 p.m., officers were called to a business on the 3500 block of 2nd Avenue West, which is near Lakeland Ford.

According to a news release, an employee had confronted a woman who was trying to steal from the business.

She pulled out a knife before running away.

The staff member was not harmed and the woman was not successful in stealing anything.

Anyone with information on this crime or the woman’s identity is encouraged to call the Prince Albert Police Service at 306-953-4222 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.