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Alleged perfume thief sought by Coquitlam RCMP

The Coquitlam RCMP is seeking the public
The Coquitlam RCMP is seeking the public's assistance in identifying a man who allegedly stole a bottle of men's fragrance from a drug store in the 3000-block of the Lougheed Highway.
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Police are seeking the public's assistance in identifying a man who allegedly stole a bottle of men's fragrance from a drug store in the 3000-block of the Lougheed Highway on Feb. 19.

When the suspect was approached by an employee at the store, he allegedly made threats, saying he had a gun. No weapon was found.

The incident occurred on Feb. 19 and when the suspect was approached by an employee at the store he allegedly threatened the person, saying he had a gun. No weapon was seen.

The suspect is described as a male in his early 5'8", 130 lbs. male in his early 20s. He has a slim build and was seen wearing a black ball cap with white graphics on it, a black hoodie underneath a black Adidas track suit with white stripes and brown/black runners. He was last seen heading westbound on foot on the Lougheed Highway after leaving the store.

Anyone with any information that could identify the suspect is asked to call the Coquitlam RCMP at 604-945-1550. Those who wish to remain anonymous can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or by going online to www.solvecrime.ca

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