ALBERTA
09/08/2014 06:17 EDT | Updated 11/08/2014 05:59 EST

Giant Blow-Up Gorilla Stolen From La Crete, Alta.

RCMP
LA CRETE, Alta. - Someone in northern Alberta has been monkeying around.

Mounties say a giant inflatable gorilla was stolen overnight a couple of weeks ago from a car dealership in La Crete.

The isolated hamlet is about 700 kilometres north of Edmonton.

RCMP say the mascot is worth $2,700.

Investigators have identified a suspect but are still asking people with information to come forward.

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