Male Arrested For Theft Of Vehicle And Other Criminal Charges

Shortly after 2 p.m. today a caller to the Saskatoon Police Service reported that he had just observed his own vehicle being stolen from the 100 block Avenue O South. He followed the vehicle and suspect, observed the suspect hit a second vehicle, then stop in the alley of the 1300 block of 20th Street West. From there, the suspect ran from the scene.

Saskatoon Police officers followed the footprints of the suspect back to a home in the 200 block Avenue O South.

A 16 year old male has been charged with theft of the motor vehicle, hit & run, and dangerous driving. He was also arrested on outstanding warrants for aggravated assault and breaches of conditional sentence order. He will appear in court tomorrow morning.

(Occurrence Number: 08-129999)