Customers were pepper sprayed as a suspect stole liquor from the Red Tag Liquor Store in Wetaskiwin.
On December 29th, 2017 Wetaskiwin RCMP received a complaint of a a robbery at The Red Tag Liquor Store. Police were informed that the male had stolen liquor and pepper sprayed customers while he was leaving. The victim did not require medical attention.
The accused 29-years-old Corey Crane, was arrested and charged with the following offences:
- Assault with a Weapon
- Failing to comply with Probation
- Possession of weapon for Dangerous purposes and other weapons charges.
Crane remains in custody.
Wetaskiwin RCMP thanks the public for their assistance in this file.