With the assistance of the Air Support Unit, Saskatoon Police have charged two youth in connection to break and enter's at two schools over the weekend.
At approximately 11:50 p.m., April 16, 2017, three persons were observed fleeing a school in the 1000 block of Northumberland. Significant damage was done to the inside of the building.
Then, shortly before 2:00 a.m., April 17, 2017, Police received another complaint of a break and enter in progress to a school in the 3500 block of John A MacDonald Road. Three persons were observed breaking a window in order to gain entry to the building. Upon Police arrival, the three suspects fled. The Air Support Unit was able to locate them on Tupper Crescent and direct Patrol to make the arrests.
As a result of the investigation and items found on the suspects, they are believed to be responsible for the earlier break-in on Northumberland as well.
A 17-year-old female and a 13-year-old female are each facing two charges of Break and Enter and two charges of Mischief Over $5000. The 13-year-old is also charged with Breach of Undertaking (x2). The third youth, a 10-year-old male, has not been charged.
This investigation is continuing with the assistance of the School Resource Officers.