Calgary, AB,

Police seek assistance to identify thief

We are seeking public assistance to identify a man believed to be responsible for a series of locker room thefts that occurred at various recreation centres throughout the city.

On Saturday, June 18, 2022, at approximately 5 p.m., an unknown man attended the MNP Community & Sport Centre, located at 2225 Macleod Trail S.E., and allegedly broke into a locker within the men’s changeroom. The suspect is believed to have taken items from the victim’s locker before leaving the recreation centre.

The same suspect is believed to be involved in several other locker room thefts dating back to the beginning of June at various recreation facilities including YMCA, Mount Royal University and Fit4Less locations.  

The suspect is described as approximately 5’10” tall, with a slim build, dark hair, and dark facial hair. He was last seen wearing a black baseball hat, white shirt, black jacket and black pants.

Police are reminding Calgarians to remain vigilant while using recreation facilities and report suspicious behaviour to staff or notify police.

Anyone with information about the identity of the suspect 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