"Prolific liquor thief" wanted in connection to 25 liquor store robberies

Nov 7 2019, 2:02 pm

Edmonton Police Service is seeking assistance in locating a 34-year-old man in relation to a series of liquor thefts across the city.

According to police, the “prolific thief” is alleged to have stolen close to $6,000 in liquor from commercial outlets over the last few months.

A release from Edmonton Police Service says that the suspect, “34-year-old Roland Rain, is alleged to be responsible for 25 incidents involving liquor theft from stores in Bonnie Doon, Forrest Heights, and Capilano, dating back to August 27, 2019.”

Southeast Division investigators have since issued 25 warrants for Rain’s arrest in relation to these incidents.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of the suspect is asked to contact the EPS.