Police seeking suspect of attempted robbery at Prince Albert business

Video surveillance shows the suspect of an attempted robbery on Tuesday at a business in Prince Albert. (Prince Albert Police Service/Submitted)

The Prince Albert Police Service is asking for the public’s help in identifying the suspect of an attempted robbery on Tuesday evening.

Police responded to a business on the 1600 block of 15th Street West after the report. The complainant said a man wearing orange goggles and a face mask tried to steal money, but then fled the store.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call police at 306-953-4222 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

Break and Enter

In a Thursday news release, police also revealed details about a break and enter that occurred early on Thursday.

At about 12:30 a.m., officers responded to a break and enter in progress at a home on the 2300 block of 15th Avenue East. They quickly located the suspect.

A 21-year-old man is charged with break and enter and obstruction of a peace officer in relation to this incident.


Police say a 21-year-old man has been charged for stealing from a vehicle late Tuesday night.

Officers were called to a home on Pereverzoff Place after the theft report, which was made just before midnight.

They located a man nearby, who matched the description of the suspect. He tried to run away, but was apprehended.

The man is charged with three counts of theft under $5,000.