Attempted armed robbery in Macklin

RCMP are reporting an attempted armed robbery in Macklin.

According to police, just after midnight on Jan. 25 a male suspect entered the Macklin Hotel/Bar with a long gun and demanded money. The male is described as 5 ft. 8 inches, slim build, black clothing and a mask covering his face. The bar employee was able to get away and lock herself in a back room. No money was obtained by the suspect and it is unknown whether he left on foot or in a vehicle.

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Anyone with information is urged to contact Unity RCMP at 306-228-6300, Wilkie RCMP at 306-843-3480, or Macklin RCMP at 306-753-2171. If you prefer to remain anonymous contact Saskatchewan Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.  

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