Saskatoon Police arrest suspect in sexual assault

Ernest Jimmy

Ernest Jimmy, who was wanted by Saskatoon Police in connection with a sexual assault in that city, was located and arrested on Wednesday, November 27 at a home in the 300 block of Douglas Crescent in Saskatoon.

Patrol officers took him into custody at 7:40 a.m., November 27, 2019. During the arrest, a foot pursuit took place between Police and Jimmy, and a Conducted Energy Weapon (CEW) was deployed. Paramedics assessed Jimmy on scene prior to Police transporting him to Detention, where he remains. As with all CEW deployments, this incident will be reviewed in accordance with policy.

The Saskatoon Police Service would like to thank members of the public and media for their assistance in this matter.