Attempted robbery suspect sought by Kamloops RCMP

By Chad Harris
July 26, 2016 - 4:07pm

KAMLOOPS — Police are on the lookout for a suspect who attempted to steal a wallet while brandishing a knife. 

The attempted robbery took place at 1:40pm in the Campbell Creek area. 

A construction worker who was alone at the time was approached by a suspect who was carrying a three-to-four inch knife.

The worker informed the suspect that his wallet was in his vehicle, and shortly after that the suspect fled.

Suspect description: 

  • Height: 5'5"
  • Hair: Blonde
  • Wearing: Black ball cap, black shirt, and jeans
  • In general, he appeared to be very dirty, with a scruffy beard

If you have any information, you are asked to contact Kamloops RCMP at 250-828-3000 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

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