Saskatoon Police assisted RCMP members in the apprehension of two people who attempted to evade police during the early morning hours of Monday, June 10.
At approximately 3:00 a.m., June 10, 2019, Saskatoon Police Service (SPS) patrol members observed a stolen GMC Sierra bearing the incorrect licence plate.
The SPS Air Support Unit (ASU) located the suspect vehicle and tracked it south of the city.
A traffic stop was attempted by a SPS patrol member but the vehicle refused to stop for police. The ASU observed the suspect stop in various acreages/farmyards in search of fuel.
They also observed item being thrown out the window of the suspect vehicle.
An RCMP unit was able to successfully deploy a tire deflation device on Meridian Road.
The officer conducted a high-risk vehicle stop in a nearby yard and arrested the two occupants of the vehicle.
A 34-year-old man and a 36-year-old woman, both from St. Benedict, SK, were taken into RCMP custody.