Arrest - Injured Male - 800 Block Avenue H North

Saskatoon Police are investigating after a man was found injured earlier this morning.

At approximately 4:45 a.m., September 27, 2016, Patrol officers were dispatched to the 800 block of Avenue H North after receiving a report of noises and a "loud bang" in a basement apartment. Two persons were reported to be seen leaving the residence. Upon Police arrival, Officers located an injured 23-year-old male inside. He was transported to hospital for treatment of injuries. Officers also located a sawed-off shot gun and evidence that it had recently been discharged. The male located was not injured as a result of the discharged firearm. He was released from hospital and charged with Unauthorized Possession of a Firearm and Possession of Cocaine.

Police are continuing to investigate.

(Occurrence Number: 16-97335)