An Edmonton senior is pleading with a man she says stole her $4,000 wheelchair to bring it back.
Security video provided to CTV News Edmonton shows the man — dressed all in black with a full face covering — enter an open garage before driving away on the power wheelchair a few minutes later.
“It makes me feel violated that somebody would steal. I mean, if someone really needed something I’m more than willing to help them out, but to take my wheelchair…I need my wheelchair,” Diana Kinnear said Tuesday night.
According to Kinnear, the wheelchair was taken from her garage in the area of 118 Avenue and 94 Street on Sunday Jan. 10 at 9 a.m.
The Edmonton senior said her garage door was accidentally left open by her roommate. When she went outside to close the door, her chair was gone.
Kinnear reported it to police, who told her the local pawn shops will be notified.
“The (EPS) officer…