RCMP search underway after attempted armed robbery in Peace River

PEACE RIVER — RCMP are advising residents to be on the lookout for an armed male in Peace River.

On Friday morning at approximately 9:45 a.m. RCMP responded to a call of an attempted armed robbery at a currently undisclosed business at 96th avenue and 100th street. At this time details are limited, however it is known that the lone armed male attempted to rob the business before fleeing on foot towards 101st street.

The suspect is described as a slender male, approximately 5’5, and was seen wearing a grey sweater with a ball cap and glasses.

Peace River RCMP are asking anyone with any information to please contact RCMP at 780-624-6611.