On May 5, just before 8:30 p.m., two male youth were involved with a theft of beer from the Days Inn Beer and Wine store on Cranbrook Street North.
One male fled on foot with an employee and civilians in pursuit. But despite efforts made to apprehend them, both suspects were able to evade capture.
Cranbrook RCMP want to speak with any member of the public who may have witnessed or assisted with this incident.
If anyone has information, they are asked to contact the RCMP at 250-489-3471.