Thursday, September 15, 2022

Taber corn stand robbed by armed suspect

Taber Police responded to a complaint of an armed robbery at a corn stand on Sept. 12. Multiple officers attended the scene around 5:45 p.m. to investigate and assist the victim. Police say no physical injuries were reported. The suspect fled on foot and officers used a K-9 unit to assist.

“Taber Police are actively investigating and would like to thank the public and Citizens On Patrol for their assistance. We are not releasing any more information at this time and we will update the public with more information tomorrow,” reads a notice posted to the department’s social media on the night of Sept. 12.

The original statement did not say what kind of weapon was used.

Police also responded to a report of yelling and screaming, with possible shots fired around 9:15 p.m in the 5800 block of 50th St. Officers took one man into custody for assault against a woman and it was determined no shots were fired. Police say this investigation is ongoing.

This story will be updated when more information is released.

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