High River RCMP are on the look-out for someone who tried to steal a dog from a local woman's backyard Monday, April 9.

Just before noon that day, the woman heard her dog, a German shepherd cross, barking aggressively, she looked out the window and saw a man with a catch pole looped around the dogs neck, dragging it to a white van parked in her alley.

The man let the dog go, when he heard the woman screaming at him, and took off in the van.

He's described as:



Waist length white hair in a braided pony tail

Wearing a navy blue parka with a fur hood
The van is described as:


A late 80's Chevrolet Astro panel van

Has two doors on the passenger side and two doors at the back


If you have information about this incident, please call the High River RCMP at 403-652-2357 or call your local police.

If you want to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or by Internet at www.tipsubmit.com


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