Armed man driving tractor who threatened motorist sought by Pierceland RCMP

Last Updated: August 3, 2023By Tags:

Pierceland RCMP are looking to identify an armed man who threatened a motorist on Wednesday.

The incident happened just before noon on Highway 55 east of Pierceland.

According to police, an individual stopped their vehicle at the side of Highway 55, and was approached by a man who threatened them with a firearm.

The individual got back into their car, drove to safety, and called police, RCMP said.

The individual did not report physical injuries to police.

Pierceland RCMP immediately responded and began patrols for the suspect. The investigation continues and Pierceland RCMP ask members of the public to report all information about this incident to police.

The suspect is described as an older male, with a heavy build, and balding white hair. He was wearing a black cowboy hat, a blue plaid shirt, brown suspenders, black boots and wire-framed glasses. He was driving a green tractor hauling hay bales.

Report information to Pierceland RCMP at 306-839-3330. Information can also be submitted anonymously by contacting Saskatchewan Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or www.saskcrimestoppers.com.

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