On October 6th, 2016 at approximately 11:25 pm Saskatoon Police Service members were called to a home in the 1000 block of 1st Avenue North for a report of a male assaulting his sister. Upon arrival, police attempted to place the 21 year old man under arrest. The man attempted to flee and punched both officers in the face. The officers were able to gain control of the man and took him into custody. One of the officers suffered a minor injury as a result of the assault.
The man has been charged with two counts of Assault with Intent to Resist Arrest, Common Assault and Breach of Undertaking. He also had outstanding Criminal Code warrants for his arrest. He is scheduled to appear in court in the morning.