Successful K-9 Track Leads To Arrests

Two teens are in custody following reported suspicious activity.

At approximately 12:30 a.m., Wednesday May 17, 2017, Saskatoon police were called to the 100 block of Willowgrove Crescent. Officers were notified that a car had parked in a lot and numerous people got out and began checking other parked vehicles. When police arrived the suspects fled on foot.

The SPS Canine Unit attended and was successful in locating two suspects hiding in a garage.

A 15 year old male and 16 year old male were taken into police custody. Both teens had warrants for their arrest.

Officers recovered a 22. caliber sawed-off rifle and marihuana located inside of the suspect vehicle. That vehicle was reported stolen on May 16, 2017. In that case, the owner had left keys under the floor mat.

The investigation is ongoing.

(Occurrence Number: 17-48140)