Two people are in custody following a street robbery that took place at 4:00 PM Friday afternoon. The incident began when a man was approached by a male and female, punched several times and robbed of his cell phone in the 600 bock of Spadina Cres. East. A second man, known to the victim intervened as the assault was taking place and he too was struck by the suspects.
The two assailants then fled on foot. The two victims followed and alerted police who intercepted the suspects at 6th Ave and 24th Street. A 19 year old man and a 19 year old woman, both from Saskatoon were arrested and will be charged with Robbery. They will appear before a Justice of the Peace later today.
Both the victims, a 27 year old man and a 38 year old man, received minor injuries but did not require medical attention.