Calgary, AB,

Police seek assistance to identify assault and robbery suspect

We are asking for the public’s help to identify a person believed to be responsible for an assault and attempted robbery in the northeast community of Tuxedo Park.

At approximately 12:55 a.m., on Thursday, Aug. 3, 2023, it is believed that a man was parking his car in front of a residence in the 300 block of 33 Avenue N.E., when an unknown man approached the vehicle and attempted to open the door.

The victim was able to lock the car doors, however, the suspect pulled on the open window, broke the glass, and climbed into the vehicle through the window. The suspect physically assaulted the victim, who was able to exit the vehicle through the passenger side door.

The suspect followed the victim and a brief physical altercation occurred before the suspect fled the scene. The victim of the assault suffered minor injuries that did not require emergency medical care.

The suspect is described as a man in his mid-20s, about 5’10” tall, with a slim build and dark brown or black hair. At the time of the incident, he was wearing a black T-shirt.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact police by calling 403-266-1234. Tips can also be submitted anonymously to Crime Stoppers through any of the following methods:

TALK: 1-800-222-8477
APP: P3 Tips

Case # CA23330605/4602