Saskatoon Police Investigate Multiple Weekend Stabbings

Saskatoon, Saskatchewan – On October 2, 2016 at approximately 9:45 P.M. Police Patrol Officers responded to a 911 call of an injured person in the area of 22nd Street West and Avenue T North. A 38 year old male victim was found with an edged weapon embedded in his back. The male was immediately transported to hospital.

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Patrol Officers secured the crime scene and identified witnesses while Targeted Enforcement Investigators and the Forensic Identificaion Unit were mobilized to investigate the violent crime.

The victim is currently in stable condition. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Saskatoon Police Service at 306-975-8300 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477

At approximately 4:40 a.m., October 1, 2016, Police were called to a report of a person injured in the 100 block of 111th Street East. When they arrived, officers located 17 year old female suffering from non-life threatening injuries consistent with a beating. A 20 year old man had already been taken to hospital suffering from a non-life threatening stab wound. The two reported that they had been in an altercation outside their residence by a group of unknown individuals. During the fight, windows on both suspect vehicles, described as a black truck and a grey car, were smashed.

The suspects involved are described as two black males. Suspect one is 6’1″ – 6’2″ in height, wearing a red shirt with a number 68 or 69 on the front, and a black and white Chicago Bulls hat. Suspect two is 5’8″-5’11” in height, with a red, black and white Chicago Bulls shirt and a red Chicago Bulls hat with a black brim. Three female suspects described as Indigenous, are also believed to have been involved, however there are no descriptions available for them.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Saskatoon Police Service at 306-975-8300 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

Saskatoon Police Service


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