Media Releases http://www.edmontonpolice.ca/News/MediaReleases.aspx Below is a listing of all EPS news releases. These releases are available for three months from the date of posting. <br /><br />To contact the EPS Corporate Communications, please phone (780) 421-3551. en 26 Apr 2017 23:31:51 UT Commitment to Professionalism - Reduced Crime &amp; Victimization - Investigative Excellence - Increased Efficiency &amp; Effectiveness<br /> Copyright &copy; 2016, Edmonton Police Service. All rights reserved. Police seek original owners of stamp collection and sport cards http://www.edmontonpolice.ca/News/MediaReleases/weststolenpropertystamps.aspx West Division officers are seeking the original owners of a stamp collection and sport cards that were recovered last year. <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>On Mar. 20, 2016, officers responded to a report of recovered stolen property in the area of 179 Street and 96 Avenue. When officers arrived, they discovered a variety of items, including mail, identity documents, cheques and firearms. Further investigation revealed the items were stolen from mailboxes and underground parkades in the area. More than 100 complainants were identified. </span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>&nbsp;</span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>Among the items were a stamp collection and a large quantity of collector sports cards. Photos of these items are now posted on the <a href="https://www.pinterest.com/edmontonpolice/missing-something-march-2016/">EPS Pinterest page</a> in hopes the original owners will come forward and claim them.</span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>&nbsp;</span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt; text-align: center;"><span><img alt="" style="width: 480px; height: 640px; text-align: center;" src="~/media/1E18683B433B40CC8D629880C98C2C63.ashx?h=640&amp;w=480" />&nbsp;</span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt; text-align: center;"><span>&nbsp;</span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt; text-align: center;"><span><img alt="" width="640" height="480" src="~/media/238DD40BEAC540338F70D3C4215A90B4.ashx" />&nbsp;</span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt; text-align: center;"><span>&nbsp;</span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt; text-align: center;"><span><img alt="" width="640" height="480" src="~/media/C6159B5FC0C04943832FBECB8D7550AF.ashx" /></span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>&nbsp;</span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><strong><span>Aaron Bye, 24</span></strong><span>, was charged with <em>possession of undelivered mail, possession of identity documents, possession of stolen credit cards</em> and <em>possession of stolen property</em>.</span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>&nbsp;</span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>Anyone who has information about stolen property is asked to contact the EPS at 780-423-4567<strong> </strong>or #377 from a mobile phone. Anonymous information can also be submitted to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or online at </span><span><a href="http://www.tipsubmit.com/start.htm"><span style="color: blue;">www.tipsubmit.com/start.htm</span></a></span><span>.</span></p> 26 Apr 2017 20:23:00 UT Three arrested in vehicle stop; revolver and other weapons recovered http://www.edmontonpolice.ca/News/MediaReleases/threearrestedrevolverrecovered.aspx The Edmonton Police Service has arrested three people after conducting a vehicle stop on an unregistered vehicle. <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>On Tuesday, Apr. 25, 2017, Downtown Division officers conducted a traffic stop on a 2002 BMW just after 3 a.m. in the area of 111 Avenue and 96 Street. </span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>&nbsp;</span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>Upon checking the identities of the three occupants of the vehicle, officers found two of them had outstanding warrants for their arrest. When the two males exited the vehicle, officers observed a prohibited weapon along with two large machetes. The third occupant was then also arrested. </span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>&nbsp;</span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>Police subsequently searched the vehicle and found a .357 revolver, ammunition, numerous knives, a baseball bat and a bag of masks and gloves. </span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>&nbsp;</span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><strong><span>Sarah Barteski, 26,</span></strong><span> was charged with <em>possession of prohibited/restricted weapon<strong>, </strong>possession of a weapon, </em>and<em> possession of a controlled substance. </em></span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><strong><span>&nbsp;</span></strong></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><strong><span>Devin Carleton, 28, </span></strong><span>was charged with <em>possession of a prohibited/restricted weapon, possession of a weapon, </em>and <em>possession of a prohibited weapon contrary to order. </em></span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>&nbsp;</span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><strong><span>Sean Marten, 34, </span></strong><span>was charged with <em>unauthorized possession of a firearm, possession of a prohibited/restricted weapon, possession of a weapon, prohibited/restricted weapon in a motor vehicle, possession of a prohibited/restricted firearm with ammunition, possession of a weapon obtained by crime,</em> and <em>careless use/storage of a firearm. </em></span></p> 26 Apr 2017 18:34:39 UT Autopsy results confirm male died of sharp, blunt force injuries http://www.edmontonpolice.ca/News/MediaReleases/autopsyapril15homicide.aspx The Medical Examiner’s Officer has confirmed that a 34-year-old male who died in hospital last weekend following an April 15, 2017 assault, died as a result of sharp and blunt-force injuries. <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>The 34-year-old male was taken off life support Friday, April 21, 2017, and died the following day on Saturday, April 22, 2017. The male complainant was rushed to hospital by paramedics April 15<sup>th</sup>, following an assault by two males involving a machete and firearms. <br /> <br /> Homicide Section has now taken over the investigation and will be meeting with the Crown Prosecutor&rsquo;s Office in the near future to discuss the possibility of upgrading charges against the two accused. <br /> <br /> </span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>Every file is evaluated on a case by case basis. The EPS has decided not to release the name of the deceased in this investigation for the following reasons: it does not serve an investigative purpose, there is no risk to public safety and the EPS has a duty to protect the privacy rights of the victims and their families.</span><span> <br /> <br /> <strong>Background:</strong><br /> Two men are in custody and facing a total of 65 charges including attempted murder and firearm-related offences in connection with a violent assault Saturday afternoon in southwest Edmonton, which has left a 34-year-old male in hospital fighting for his life. <br /> <br /> Southwest Division patrol officers responded to a suite near 173 Street and 69 Avenue, at approximately 2 p.m., Saturday, April 15, 2017, after receiving several calls from neighbours regarding a disturbance in a nearby suite. <br /> <br /> Upon arrival, officers spotted two males covered in blood stepping out of the condo building elevator. The two males were taken into custody for questioning, and eventually arrested in connection with a vicious assault on a 34-year-old male complainant.<br /> <br /> Officers quickly attended a suite in the building, where they found a 34-year-old male on the ground suffering from multiple stab and blunt force trauma wounds to his body. Paramedics treated and transported the male to hospital, where he remains in critical condition, after undergoing emergency surgery Saturday afternoon. Several other individuals were also found with the wrists zip-tied in the suite, some of whom suffered non-life-threatening injuries.<br /> <br /> Investigators believe the assault was drug related. <strong>Trevor Auger, 36, and Jason Hope, 38, </strong>are both facing a wrath of charges including:<br /> <br /> <em><span style="color: black;">Attempted murder </span></em></span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><em><span style="color: black;">Aggravated Assault</span></em></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><em><span style="color: black;">Assault with a Weapon (x 3)</span></em></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><em><span style="color: black;">Assault Bodily Harm (x 2)</span></em></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><em><span style="color: black;">Kidnapping</span></em></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><em><span style="color: black;">Unlawful Confinement (x 5)</span></em></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><em><span style="color: black;">Intimidation</span></em></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><em><span style="color: black;">Robbery (x 2)</span></em></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><em><span style="color: black;">Forcible Confinement (x 5)</span></em></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><em><span style="color: black;">Breach of Probation</span></em></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><em><span style="color: black;">Multiple weapons offences</span></em><span style="color: black;"> </span></p> 26 Apr 2017 14:40:48 UT EPS Homicide Section charges man and woman with murder in relation to death of toddler http://www.edmontonpolice.ca/News/MediaReleases/toddlerupdate4apr24.aspx The Edmonton Police Service Homicide Section has laid a number of charges against a man and woman in connection to the death of a toddler, whose remains were located on Friday (April 21, 2017). <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><strong><span>Joey Crier, 26,</span></strong><span> is charged with <em>second degree murder, criminal negligence causing death, failure to provide the necessaries of life, assault </em>and<em> assault causing bodily harm.</em></span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>&nbsp;</span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><strong><span>Tasha-Lee Mack, 25,</span></strong><span> is charged with <em>second degree murder, criminal negligence causing death, failure to provide the necessaries of life </em>and<em> assault.</em></span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span style="background: yellow;"><br /> </span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span><br /> Both accused were guardians of the toddler. </span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>&nbsp;</span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>An autopsy was scheduled for 9:30 a.m. this morning. &nbsp;</span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span><br /> Every file is evaluated on a case by case basis. The EPS has decided not to release the name of the deceased in this investigation for the following reasons: it does not serve an investigative purpose and the EPS has a duty to protect the privacy rights of the victims and their families.<br /> <br /> </span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><strong><span>Background</span></strong></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>At approximately 2:30 p.m. on Friday, April 21, 2017, police were called to the area of 155 Avenue and Castledowns Road, after a passerby located the body of a deceased male toddler near a church. Investigators later determined that the toddler&rsquo;s remains had been left there three days prior to the discovery, on Tuesday, April 18, 2017.</span></p> 24 Apr 2017 17:59:32 UT Homicide Section conducting interviews with man and woman in relation to death of toddler; charges pending http://www.edmontonpolice.ca/News/MediaReleases/toddlerupdate3.aspx Investigators of the Edmonton Police Service Homicide Section are in the process of interviewing a man and woman in connection to the death of a toddler whose remains were located on Friday. <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>At approximately 2:30 p.m. on Friday, April 21, 2017, police were called to the area of 155 Avenue and Castledowns Road, after a passerby located the body of a deceased male toddler near a church. Investigators later determined that the toddler&rsquo;s remains had been left there three days prior to the discovery, on Tuesday, April 18, 2017.</span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>&nbsp;</span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>Yesterday evening (April 22, 2017) with the assistance of the media, public and ETS, police located and arrested a 26-year-old man and 25-year-old woman, who are believed to be responsible for the death of the toddler. Police are not looking for any additional suspects.</span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>&nbsp;</span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>Investigators are currently speaking with the two individuals and interviews are expected to continue over the next several hours. As a result, no charges have been officially laid at this time.<br /> <br /> </span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span style="background: yellow;"></span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>More information will be forthcoming once charges have been laid and the autopsy is completed by the Edmonton Medical Examiner&rsquo;s office tomorrow morning (April 24, 2017).</span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>&nbsp;</span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>No additional information is available.</span></p> 23 Apr 2017 21:32:55 UT Man and woman identified in connection to death of toddler; charges pending http://www.edmontonpolice.ca/News/MediaReleases/toddlerupdate2apr22.aspx The Edmonton Police Service Homicide Section has identified the two people of interest in photos distributed earlier this evening, in relation to the death of a toddler whose remains were located yesterday (April 21, 2017). <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>The man and woman were arrested in northwest Edmonton earlier this evening without incident and are in police custody. Charges are pending against both individuals and investigators are working to determine the exact relationship between the suspects and the little boy.</span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>&nbsp;</span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>&ldquo;The EPS is extremely grateful for all of the assistance provided by the media who shared this story so widely and quickly,&rdquo; says Staff Sgt. Duane Hunter of Homicide Section. &ldquo;We rely heavily on tips from the public, so we would also like to reiterate how thankful we are for everyone who contacted police with information. At this time, no further tips are required from the public.&rdquo;</span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>&nbsp;</span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>&ldquo;The EPS would also like to thank ETS for their assistance and collaboration in this investigation,&rdquo; says Hunter.</span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>&nbsp;</span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>There will be no additional information available for release this evening. An update will be available tomorrow (April 23, 2017), although exact timing has not yet been determined. </span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>&nbsp;</span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><strong><span style="text-decoration: underline;">Background</span></strong></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>&nbsp;</span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>At approximately 2:30 p.m. on Friday, April 21, 2017, police were called to the area of 155 Avenue and Castledowns Road, after a passerby located the body of a deceased male toddler near a church.</span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>&nbsp;</span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>An autopsy has been scheduled for Monday morning at 9:30 a.m. (April 24, 2017).</span></p> 23 Apr 2017 04:12:53 UT Police seek public’s assistance in identifying two people of interest in toddler homicide investigation http://www.edmontonpolice.ca/News/MediaReleases/toddlerdeathupdateapr22.aspx The Edmonton Police Service is looking for the public’s assistance in identifying two people of interest in connection with the death of a toddler. <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>Homicide investigators are releasing three photos&nbsp; of&nbsp;a man and woman&nbsp;of interest, in hopes of identifying both of them, as police believe they may have information critical to this investigation. </span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt; text-align: center;"><span>&nbsp;</span><span><br /> <em>&nbsp;<strong>*Photos have been removed as&nbsp;the individuals&nbsp;have been identified*</strong></em></span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>&nbsp;</span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>Police also believe the little boy was left in the area of 155 Avenue and Castledowns Road on <strong><span style="text-decoration: underline;">Tuesday, April 18, 2017 between 10:51-11:51 a.m..</span></strong> Investigators are urging anyone who may have witnessed anything suspicious in the area, during this specific timeline, to contact police immediately.</span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>&nbsp;</span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>An autopsy has been scheduled for Monday morning at 9:30 a.m. (April 24, 2017). The toddler has yet to be identified.</span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>&nbsp;</span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>No additional information is available for release at this time.</span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>&nbsp;</span></p> <span>Homicide detectives are asking anyone who may recognize either of these two people of interest, or who has information about this suspicious death, to contact the EPS at 780-423-4567 or #377 from a mobile phone. Anonymous information can also be submitted to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or online at </span><span><a href="http://www.tipsubmit.com/start.htm"><span>www.tipsubmit.com/start.htm</span></a></span><span>. </span> 22 Apr 2017 23:17:26 UT Police seek public’s assistance in identifying deceased toddler by releasing photos of clothing http://www.edmontonpolice.ca/News/MediaReleases/suspiciousdeathapr21toddler.aspx The Edmonton Police Service is looking to the public for assistance in identifying a deceased toddler who was located this afternoon (April 21, 2017) in northwest Edmonton. <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>At approximately 2:30 p.m. today, police were called to the area of 155 Avenue and Castledowns Road, after a passerby located the body of a deceased male toddler near a church.</span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>&nbsp;</span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>In attempts to identify the deceased, investigators are releasing photos of the toddler&rsquo;s clothing and shoes which were located at the scene. Investigators are encouraging anyone who may recognize any of the items to contact police immediately. </span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt; text-align: center;"><span></span><span><img alt="" style="width: 465px; height: 324px;" src="~/media/B926A8F05BE5449AB0A5E387679ECFB2.ashx?h=324&amp;w=465" /><br /> <strong>Side view&nbsp;of shoe<br /> <br /> </strong></span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt; text-align: center;"><span><img alt="" style="width: 321px; height: 437px;" src="~/media/C67EC9017FCC49FAA73BFD599F8CBF9B.ashx?h=437&amp;w=321" /><br /> </span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt; text-align: center;"><strong><span>Front of shoe<br /> </span></strong></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt; text-align: center;"><span></span><span><img alt="" style="width: 447px; height: 273px;" src="~/media/C29A8C1B06604C47A538766FA1044229.ashx?h=273&amp;w=447" /><br /> <strong>Batman T-shirt</strong><br /> </span><span></span><span><br /> <img alt="" style="width: 526px; height: 371px;" src="~/media/9FA17DF9EC2348B49AF533CC377A1342.ashx?h=371&amp;w=526" /><br /> <strong>Snowsuit<br /> <br /> <img alt="" style="width: 376px; height: 413px;" src="~/media/C8720F6FB35045A09B9CD2FFAC639A3E.ashx?h=413&amp;w=376" /></strong><br /> </span><span></span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt; text-align: center;"><strong><span>Snowsuit (2)</span></strong></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span><br /> An autopsy is pending.</span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>&nbsp;</span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>Homicide Section continues to investigate.<br /> <br /> </span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>Homicide detectives are asking anyone who may recognize any of the items in the photos, or who has information about this suspicious death, to contact the EPS at </span><span>780-423-4567 or #377 from a mobile phone. Anonymous information can also be submitted to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or online at </span><span><a href="http://www.tipsubmit.com/start.htm"><span>www.tipsubmit.com/start.htm</span></a></span><span>.</span></p> 22 Apr 2017 02:15:19 UT Police seek public’s assistance returning property to senior http://www.edmontonpolice.ca/News/MediaReleases/ddivfoundproperty.aspx The Edmonton Police Service is seeking the public’s assistance identifying the owner of found property that was turned into police last month. <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>On Mar. 30, 2017, a thoughtful citizen turned in property to EPS that was found in a downtown Edmonton pedway. Police believe it was lost by a senior who was shopping in the area of 100 Street and 102 A Avenue at the time. Officers obtained surveillance footage from the Starbucks in Edmonton City Centre shopping mall that the property owner attended. The photos were captured on Mar. 28, 2017 at approximately 10 a.m. </span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>&nbsp;</span></p> <p style="text-align: center;"><img alt="" style="width: 225px; height: 225px; text-align: center;" src="~/media/F2D4AD43E369432E9F5984082F04BCDE.ashx?h=225&amp;w=225" />&nbsp;</p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt; text-align: center;"><span></span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt; text-align: center;"><span><img alt="" width="179" height="179" src="~/media/F9812762149942E8B1964AE3ACB483F9.ashx" />&nbsp;</span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt; text-align: center;"><span>&nbsp;</span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt; text-align: center;"><span><img alt="" width="190" height="190" src="~/media/327C2D326C0C4A2EB229742FBF350C73.ashx" />&nbsp;</span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt; text-align: center;"><span>&nbsp;</span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt; text-align: center;"><span><img alt="" width="183" height="183" style="text-align: center;" src="~/media/8CAC65AD7726446690350F32620587A9.ashx" /></span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>&nbsp;</span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>&ldquo;We believe the customer in these photos is the owner of the property,&rdquo; says Const. Shaunna Kossatz with Downtown Division. &ldquo;We would love to get it back to him.&rdquo;</span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>&nbsp;</span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>Anyone who has information about the senior&rsquo;s identity is asked to contact the EPS at 780-423-4567<strong> </strong>or #377 from a mobile phone. Anonymous information can also be submitted to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or online at </span><span><a href="http://www.tipsubmit.com/start.htm"><span style="color: blue;">www.tipsubmit.com/start.htm</span></a></span><span>.</span></p> 21 Apr 2017 21:30:00 UT Police asking public to help identify suspects in fraud investigation http://www.edmontonpolice.ca/News/MediaReleases/assistidsefraud.aspx The Edmonton Police Service is asking the public for assistance in identifying two suspects. <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>On Jun. 2, Jun. 28 and Aug. 11, 2016 an unknown male allegedly attended multiple financial institutions across the city and used stolen identity information to impersonate clients and withdraw thousands of dollars in cash. At times, the suspect was accompanied by an unknown female. </span></p> <p><span>Both suspects are pictured below.</span></p> <p style="text-align: center;"><img alt="" style="width: 320px; height: 240px; text-align: center;" src="~/media/AC657F9A9FDF407D87F1D25A4CF1A083.ashx?h=240&amp;w=320" />&nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"><img alt="" width="299" height="239" style="width: 299px; height: 239px;" src="~/media/91DB586677D044109BBDE8EEA61F589B.ashx?h=239&amp;w=299" />&nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"><img alt="" width="227" height="238" style="width: 227px; height: 238px;" src="~/media/8DA63719625344E9AB57E44908D1F0E8.ashx?h=238&amp;w=227" />&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"><span></span><span><img alt="" width="183" height="229" style="width: 183px; height: 229px;" src="~/media/6B758917D6EB4DD88C74FB64F144340F.ashx?h=229&amp;w=183" />&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></p> <p style="text-align: center;"><span></span></p> <p style="text-align: center;"><span><img alt="" style="width: 440px; height: 473px; text-align: center;" src="~/media/6A23981145174174ADB7F82B45230099.ashx?h=473&amp;w=440" /></span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>The male suspect was frequently reported to be dressed as a construction worker and was often described as wearing an orange and yellow vest and a hard hat. However, he regularly changed his appearance by wearing different clothing. </span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>&nbsp;</span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>The suspects are also allegedly involved in similar incidents in other provinces. </span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>&nbsp;</span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>Officers continue to investigate.</span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span>&nbsp;</span></p> <p style="margin: 0cm 0cm 0pt;"><span style="color: #333333;">Anyone with information about the suspects&rsquo; identities is encouraged to contact the EPS at 780-423-4567<strong> </strong>or #377 from a mobile phone. Anonymous information can also be submitted to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or online at </span><span><a href="http://www.tipsubmit.com/start.htm"><span style="color: #3873a6;">www.tipsubmit.com/start.htm</span></a></span><span style="color: #333333;">.</span></p> 21 Apr 2017 17:57:23 UT