Youth Charged In Assault Incident

Saskatoon Police have charged a 15 year old male with Aggravated Assault following an incident shortly after midnight on July 23rd, 2008 near 33rd Street and Avenue G North.

Police were dispatched to a weapon complaint at the intersection of 33rd Street and Avenue G North at 00:50 a.m. MD Ambulance were also called to the scene, and took an injured male to Royal University Hospital for treatment of a serious but non life threatening injury. Officers were able to obtain a description of the suspect from witnesses.

The accused had been arrested at approximately 7:30 this morning on unrelated charges, and was already in police custody when advised of the new charge. He appeared in court this afternoon, July 23rd, 2008 in court room #2, at 1:30 p.m. at the Provincial Court Building.

(Occurrence Number: 08-74022)