Police looking to identify suspect in attempted Kijiji robbery.
At around 7:20 p.m., on March 11, an unknown man made arrangements online to buy an iPhone listed for sale on Kijiji. The male seller and the suspect agreed to meet in the area of 97 Street and 118 Avenue, police said in a news release Wednesday.
Police said the suspect arrived, spoke to the seller then began assaulting the seller in an attempt to steal the phone. The suspect fled the scene but did not take the phone.
The suspect is believed to be in his late teens to early 20s with brown hair and brown eyes. At the time of the alleged assault, he was wearing a brown coloured jacket.
Anyone with any information about the suspect’s identity is asked to contact police 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 www.p3tips.com/250.