Members of the Yorkton RCMP received a call this afternoon at approximately 3:33 PM reporting an armed robbery at a financial institution in the community of Springside, Saskatchewan. Two male suspects had already fled from the scene in what is reported to have been a maroon colored, 1994, Chevrolet, 3500, pick up truck that had been recovered shortly after this incident in the Good Spirit Lake District. This truck had originally been reported stolen from the Tufnell, Saskatchean area earlier this afternoon. The description of the twoآ male suspects are as follows:
Suspectآ #1 has been described as being approximately 5"8" to 5"10" tall, approximately 130-140 lbs, slim build, wearing a white hooded sweatshirt, black track styled "windpants" with no elastic bottoms and black coloredآ running shoes.آ This suspect had disguised his face by wearing a camouflage coloredآ balaclava.آ Suspect #2 has been described asآ beingآ 5"6" to 5"8" tall, alsoآ having a slimmer build, wearing a black coloredآ shirt, newer navy or dark colored jeans with yellow styled stitching and white colored running shoes.آ The suspect also disguised his face by wearing a black colored balaclava.
Reports from the scene indicate that a quantity of cash was stolen and a long barreled firearm was reported to have been involved in the robbery. All members from the public and employees inside the financial institution that had been working at the time of this incident were not injured.