Masked gunmen who robbed hotel bar in Morrin, Alta., remain at large

Two masked gunmen who robbed employees at a hotel bar in Morrin, Alta., are still at large after escaping in a car that they later set on fire.

The thieves entered the Morrin Hotel bar on Thursday around 7 p.m., RCMP said in a press release.

Both men wore masks and carried long-barrel firearms.

They robbed two employees before fleeing the scene with a small amount of money. 

No one was physically injured during the robbery, but RCMP are warning the public that the perpetrators are considered armed and dangerous.

Police are asking anyone with information about the robbery or the gunmen to call the Drumheller RCMP at 403-823-7590.

Those wishing to remain anonymous can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or online at

Morrin is about 150 kilometres northeast of Calgary.