At approximately 7:10 am, on the morning of October 2, Manitoba RCMP located an abandoned vehicle on Heritage Road near the intersection of Molson Road in the RM of Reynolds. The investigation led officers to a residence in Molson, Manitoba.
Upon arrival at the residence, two adult males told officers that they were assaulted and robbed during a violent home invasion sometime during the early morning hours. They indicated that three to four people entered their residence, assaulted them, and forced them into a room a gunpoint where they were tied, blindfolded, and gagged.
The suspects robbed the males and fled in the stolen vehicle that was later located by officers.
One of the suspects has been identified. A Warrant of Arrest for Allan Rykle SCHNITTKER, 30, from Winnipeg, has been issued in relation to this incident. He is described as a Caucasian male, 5'10", 161 lb, with brown hair and blue eyes. He is currently facing 27 charges, including:
- Assault with a weapon
- Forcible confinement
- Pointing a firearm
- Robbery with a firearm
- Breaking and entering
- Assault Causing bodily harm
Allan SCHNITTKER is considered to be armed and dangerous and should not be approached. He is known to frequent the Winnipeg, Beausejour and Lac du Bonnet areas.
Anyone with information about the location of Allan SCHNITTKER or about the incident is asked to immediately contact the Whitemouth RCMP at 204-348-7177 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or www.manitobacrimestoppers.com.