Suspicious Male - Firearm Located - 400 Block Russell Road

A 27 year old Saskatoon man is facing a number of charges following a report of suspicious activity overnight.

Just before 2:00 a.m., October 13, 2017, Police received a report of a male acting suspiciously outside a convenience store. The male had been attempting to enter the store which had already closed. Responding officers located a male matching the description nearby. He was found to be in possession of a loaded, sawed-off rifle and was taken into custody at the scene.

The man is facing nine charges including possession of a weapon dangerous to the public peace, and carrying a concealed weapon. He is also charged with breach of court orders from Ontario and Saskatoon.

Court information #991028510.

(Occurrence Number: 17-108676)