On November 14, 2022, at approximately 3:05 pm, Emerson RCMP responded to a robbery at the Access Credit Union, on Main Street, in Lowe Farm.
A male entered the bank, handed the teller a note demanding money, and left the bank with an undisclosed amount of cash. No weapons were seen. He fled westbound in a light coloured 4-door sedan believed to be between the years of 2004-2008.
The male suspect is described as 6′ tall, in his mid 20’s to mid 30’s, with blue eyes, dark eyebrows a large nose and slim build. He was wearing a black face covering, high visibility vest, blue jeans, black jacket and black gloves.
On November 10, 2022, at approximately 4:55 pm, Steinbach RCMP responded to an attempted robbery at the TD Canada Trust on Main Street, in Steinbach.
A male entered the bank and handed the teller a note demanding money. No weapons were seen, and the male left the bank shortly thereafter. He did not obtain any money.
The male suspect is described as tall with a slim build, blue eyes, wearing a black face covering, high visibility vest, blue jeans, black jacket and black toque. It was originally believed he fled in a black vehicle, but further investigation has determined it was a light coloured 4-door sedan believed to be between the years of 2004-2008.
RCMP believe the same suspect was responsible for both robberies and used the same vehicle.
If you recognize this male or have any information on these incidents, please call Steinbach RCMP at 204-326-4452, or Emerson RCMP at 204-373-2505, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-8477, or secure tip online at www.manitobacrimestoppers.com.