Calgary, AB,

Man charged in attempted robbery

The Calgary Police Service has charged one man following an attempted robbery.

At approximately 3:15 p.m., on Sunday, July 26, 2015, a man entered the Cash Money located in the 4600 block of Macleod Trail S.W. Once inside, he gave a robbery note to the teller. The teller went to the back of the shop and the man left the scene prior to the teller returning.

Following a short investigation, detectives of the CPS Robbery Unit have charged Timothy Christian MACKNESS, 23, of Calgary, one count each of robbery and wearing a disguise to commit an indictable offence.

MACKNESS will next appear in court on Thursday, August 13, 2015.

Police would like to thank the public and the media with their assistance in this investigation.


Case #: 15310612