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Eckville Hotel robbed by masked men with shotguns

RCMP are looking for two masked men armed with shotguns who robbed the Eckville Hotel bar early Sunday morning.

Police have released surveillance photos taken at the crime scene

Police released two surveillance photos taken at the crime scene. (RCMP)

RCMP are looking for two masked men who robbed the Eckville Hotel bar early Sunday morning.

Police say the men, armed with shotguns, walked into the hotel at about 1 a.m.
RCMP released two surveillance photos of Sunday's robbery. (RCMP)

One man pulled the trigger and blew a hole in the ceiling while the other emptied the cash drawer.

Both wore face coverings. They ran out the back door.

Both suspects were described as six feet tall weighing an estimated 180  to 200 lbs.

No one was injured during the robbery.

Anyone with information is asked to call Sylvan Lake RCMP or Crime Stoppers.

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