Knife pulled during robbery in downtown Chilliwack

Chilliwack RCMP are asking for public help identifying three men who pushed a 21-year-old woman to the ground and stole her purse.

Chilliwack RCMP are asking for public help identifying three men who pushed a 21-year-old woman to the ground and stole her purse.

One of the suspects pulled a knife in the 12:30 a.m. attack Dec. 3 outside the Newmark Apartments located at Yale Road and Victor Street.

“An incident like this was obviously very frightening for the woman,” RCMP Cpl. Tammy Hollingsworth said.

“We are hopeful that someone saw something that can help us identify the suspects involved.

The three suspects are described as all being about 22 years old, about six feet tall, and wearing dark clothing.

The three men fled on foot toward the 7-Eleven on Yale Road after pushing the woman to the ground.

Anyone with information about this attack is asked to call the Chilliwack RCMP at 604-792-4611 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS.

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