Saskatoon Police Charge Male Following Assault with a Hammer

Saskatoon, Saskatchewan – A 33 year old man is facing charges following an assault with a hammer on another man in the 300 block of 3rd Avenue South yesterday.

Police were called to the area at approximately 3:30 p.m., February 26, 2020, where an injured male was located. He reported being approached by a man who is known to him, and who was acting aggressively before striking the victim with a hammer. The victim was treated at the scene by Medavie Health Services.

Assault with a Hammer
Assault with a Hammer

The male accused is also thought to have been responsible for causing damage to a nearby building during the incident.

He is charged with Assault with a Weapon, Possession of a Weapon Dangerous to the Public Peace, Carrying a Concealed Weapon, and Breach of Probation.

Court info # 991122565.

(Occurrence Number: 20-19837)

Saskatoon Police Service

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