Surrey RCMP reissued an appeal for help in identifying a man who allegedly robbed a taxi driver on Feb. 1 in South Surrey.
Police say the incident happened at approximately 11:30 p.m. near 160 Street and 20 Avenue.
“The suspect used a weapon to threaten the driver and steal his money. The suspect then fled on foot. The driver was not injured during the incident,” an RCMP news release, issued June 19, states.
The suspect is described as a Caucasian male, five-foot-eight-inches tall, with a medium build. He was wearing a black jacket, black cap and black-rimmed glasses.
Our Robbery Unit is appealing for more info on a suspect who robbed a taxi driver earlier this year in South Surrey. Recognize this guy? Hoping these photos may jog someone's memory. Call us or @SolveCrime https://t.co/lLIIwsMX2s pic.twitter.com/qiwjH9kAc0
— Surrey RCMP (@SurreyRCMP) June 19, 2018
Anyone who recognizes the individual, or who has more information, is asked to contact Surrey RCMP at 604-599-0502. To remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or www.solvecrime.ca
Tuesday’s news release is the second time police have requested the public’s help in identifying the suspect. Police issued the first appeal for information Feb. 23.
– Aaron Hinks