Prince Albert Police Service Respond to 301 Calls Over Weekend, 49 Arrested

Prince Albert, Saskatchewan – Prince Albert Police Service had a very busy weekend responding to 301 calls for service and 49 people being arrested over the weekend. The top calls for service were for disturbances (30) and intoxicated persons (24).

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File # 18267 – Break and Enter – Golf and Curling Club

Prince Albert Police Service were dispatched to a break-and-enter at around 2:33 a.m. at the Golf and Curling Club Monday, June 5, 2017. Officers that attended reviewed video surveillance of a suspect entering the business, stealing food items and then leaving.

Patrol members located two males running across the street near 21st Street and 6 Avenue East. A containment was set up. Police Service Dog (PSD) Daxa was set on a track and located a male suspect that matched the video survelliance footage in front of a residence on 500 Block 19 Street East. The suspect was arrested.

A 16-year-old male youth from Prince Albert was charged with break-and-enter of a business (Information # 991014387).

Prince Albert Police Service is requesting the public’s assistance for any information on the second suspect that has not been located. Anyone with any information is asked to contact the Prince Albert Police Service at 306-953-4222 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

File # 18259 – Theft of motor vehicle

Prince Albert Police Service responded to a theft of motor vehicle at 12:52 a.m. June 5, 2017 which was taken from a residence on 800 Block 3rd Street East. Officers attended the area and located the stolen vehicle on 400 Block of 15 Street East. Officers initiated emergency equipment and sirens. The vehicle did not yield and continued. Pursuit was called off on 15 Street East due to high speeds and concern for public safety.

The vehicle was later located on Wyllie Street with three males exiting the vehicle and fleeing on foot. Two of the males were apprehended on 2800 Block of Sherman Drive and arrested. The third male was not located.

A 15-year-old male youth from Prince Albert is charged with break-and-enter of a residence (Information #991014381).

A 14-year-old male youth from Prince Albert is charged with committing theft of a motor vehicle and break-and-enter of a residence (Information #991014382).

File # 18169 – Robbery with Firearms

At 12:50 a.m. Sunday, June 4, 2017 Prince Albert Police Service officers were dispatched to a hotel on Marquis Road for a robbery that occurred of the front desk. Two male suspects had entered the hotel dressed in black and took an undisclosed amount of money from the front desk worker.

The first male is described as in their 20s, approximately 5 feet 7 to 5 feet 9 inches in height, approximately 65-70 kilograms, dressed in a black hoodie, black pants and his face covered in a black and white bandana and blue sunglasses.

The second male suspect is also in his 20s, approximately 5 feet 7 to 5 feet 9 inches in height, approximately 65-70 kilograms, dressed in a black hoodie and black pants.

Prince Albert Police Service is requesting the public’s assistance for any information on the two suspects (pictured below). Anyone with any information is asked to contact the Prince Albert Police Service at 306-953-4222 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

File # 18175 – Aggravated Assault

At approximately 1:35 a.m. on June 4, 2017 Prince Albert Police Service was dispatched to a disturbance call on the 500 Block of 27 Street East and found a male lying on the front lawn bleeding with major injuries. Officers called Parkland Ambulance for medical assistance and transported the victim to hospital. The victim said he was visiting a friend at the residence when he heard a group of youth going through his vehicle outside. The victim chased the group of youth and had caught one youth when the group then assaulted him. One male had a machete and attacked him. The group then fled the scene.

Investigation is ongoing. Any public with information is asked to contact the Prince Albert Police Service at 306-953-4222 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

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