Update To Assault On Idylwyld Drive & Traffic Re-Routing

Shortly after 5:30 AM on Friday May 30, 2008, Saskatoon Police received a report of injured persons in the 600 block of Idylwyld Drive North. When members arrived they found two victims who had minor injuries from an apparent assault.

As initial information indicated that the suspects in this assault may be in possession of firearms, the scene was secured and Police Negotiators and Emergency Response Team members were mobilized.

At present, Saskatoon Police are asking that motorists avoid Idylwyld Drive until the situation can be resolved.

S/Sgt. Schmidt will attend at 8:30 AM to speak with members of the media on scene.