AIRDRIE (660 NEWS) – RCMP are searching for a man who stole a donation box from a Tim Hortons using an unusual prop.
Airdrie Rural RCMP said the man walked into the restaurant inside CrossIron Mills on Feb. 11.
The man approached the front counter and placed a rubber chicken over a donation box to cover it up and left the store.
#CanYouHelp Airdrie RCMP identify this suspect who stole a donation box from Tim Hortons by using a rubber chicken? Call #Airdrie RCMP with information: 403-945-7200 #ChickenBandit pic.twitter.com/IPJwrVkjdy
— RCMP Alberta (@RCMPAlberta) February 27, 2020
Police now have surveillance footage of the suspect who’s described as a Caucasian man. At the time of the theft, he was wearing a blue sweater or jacket and a black balaclava.
If you know the suspect or witnessed the theft you’re asked to call Airdrie RCMP.