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Saskatoon Police searching for suspect in sexual assault

Saskatoon Police are currently searching for a suspect believed to be involved in an early morning sexual assault.

The suspect is described as a male, between the ages of 18 and 20, Indigenous, 6’ tall, with shaggy dark hair and a noticeable injury to his forehead. He was believed to have been wearing a black t-shirt, skinny jeans, and black or red shoes.

At approximately 5:30 a.m., August 18, 2017, Police were called to a home in the 3200 block of McGill Street in Saskatoon. Two female residents of a home reported that an unknown male had entered the residence and had physically and sexually assaulted one of the women. Continue reading “Saskatoon Police searching for suspect in sexual assault”

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Three arrested for drug trafficking

Two men and a woman from Quebec are facing charges following an investigation into cocaine, marihuana and fentanyl trafficking in Saskatoon. 

At approximately 5:00 p.m., August 15, 2017, members of the Saskatoon Integrated Drug Enforcement Street Team (SIDEST) stopped a black Volkswagen on Millar Avenue.  The officers located more than 99 fentanyl pills, 1900 grams of marihuana, 165 grams of crack cocaine and 261 grams of powdered cocaine.  The two men inside the vehicle were taken into custody. Continue reading “Three arrested for drug trafficking”

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SPS air support unit helps RCMP track down suspects

Two people from Saskatoon are facing robbery and drug charges after being apprehended by RCMP officers over the weekend.
On Saturday August 5, 2017 at approximately 11:30 p.m. the Martensville/Warman RCMP were on patrol near the community of Asquith when they noticed a suspicious pickup truck.
According to RCMP Sergeant Chris Cisecki, RCMP members attempted to stop the truck which fled through a ditch at a high rate of speed.
The Saskatoon Police Service’s Air Support Unit heard what was taking place and offered to assist.
The truck was located and followed into Saskatoon by the Air Support Unit until Saskatoon Police Service Patrol members stopped it.
Police investigators determined the truck was stolen out of North Battleford.
Two individuals were arrested and turned over to the Martensville/Warman RCMP for their investigation. Continue reading “SPS air support unit helps RCMP track down suspects”

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