Stop Check With Firearms – Ave. J N & 23rd St. W: Saskatoon Police

Saskatoon, Saskatchewan – Police arrested a man yesterday, after observing a suspicious driver.

At approximately 8:30 p.m., November 12, 2019, Police observed a 2007 silver Nissan Titan near Avenue I and 22nd Street. It was being driven by a person in a mask who was exhibiting aggressive behaviour. As officers attempted to conduct a traffic stop, the suspect fled at a high rate of speed. The truck was located abandoned at Avenue J North and 23rd Street West. Police observed the suspect driver walking nearby. He refused to comply with Police commands and became aggressive with the arresting officer. A civilian passerby assisted the lone member in apprehending the suspect, prior to the arrival of additional officers. The suspect was found in possession of a knife and ammunition. A firearm was located inside of the suspect vehicle, along with a mask.

File Photo – Arrested

A 36 year old man is charged with Resisting Arrest, Possession of a Dangerous Weapon and numerous firearms related offences.

(Court Info Number: 991111381)

(Occurrence Number: 19-121054)

Saskatoon Police Service

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