Suspicious Explosive Devices Found in 200 Block 19th Street East, Saskatoon Under Investigation

Saskatoon, Saskatchewan – Saskatoon Police are investigating the discovery of a suspicious bag which was found to contain explosive devices.

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On February 2, 2017, at approximately 7:30 a.m., a Patrol officer located a back pack which had been left on the ground in the 200 block of 19th Street East. Initial investigation located paint cans, however a further examination of the bag located explosive materials. Members of the SPS Explosives Disposal Unit were called to destroy the items. A further search of the area located another suspicious object however it is still being tested.

The investigation is continuing.

Saskatoon Police Service


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