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February 16, 2017

Winnipeg Police Service Media Release
For Immediate Release

Robbery – Public Assistance: C17-19391

The Winnipeg Police Service is requesting the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect in a robbery that occurred recently.

On January 27, 2017, at approximately 7:40 p.m., Winnipeg Police responded to a report of a robbery that occurred at a fast-food restaurant in the 1100 block of Main Street. While in the restaurant the victim, a female in her 50’s had her purse stolen by a male suspect. The suspect was able to flee the area prior to police arrival. Police are requesting the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect depicted in the images below.

The suspect is described as Male, Aboriginal in appearance, 5'10" in height, with a pockmarked face.

This investigation is continuing by members of the District 3 Crime Unitt. Anyone with information that may assist investigators is asked to call 204-986-2848 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-TIPS (8477).

Missing Person:  Cody Harper- C17-32418

- LOCATED

The Winnipeg Police Service is requesting the public's assistance in locating a 14 year old male, Cody Harper.  Harper was last seen in the early hours of February 15th, 2017, in the River-Osborne area of Winnipeg.

Harper is described as Aboriginal, 5'4", 150lbs, with brush-cut brown hair and brown eyes.  He was last seen wearing a black t-shirt, black sweater, and patterned pyjama pants.

The Winnipeg Police Service is concerned for Harper's wellbeing and is asking anyone
with information regarding his whereabouts to contact the Winnipeg Police Service
Missing Persons Unit at (204) 986-6250. 

  • Last Update: February 28, 2017

Constable Rob Carver, Public Information Officer
Constable Jay Murray, Public Information Officer
Constable Tammy Skrabek, Public Information Officer

Kelly Dehn, Manager of Public Affairs

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