On March 1, 2018, at approximately 11:00 p.m., Saskatoon Police responded to a call of an armed robbery which had occurred in the 1600 block of 22nd Street West. Upon arrival, police located a male suffering from a gunshot wound to the torso who was in stable condition. The victim was transported to Royal University Hospital for treatment. The investigation into the matter is continuing.
Currently, restrictions are in place for travel in the south alley of 22nd Street West from Avenue P to Avenue Q, and the west alley of Avenue P South, from 22nd Street to 21st Street. Motorists and pedestrians are asked to avoid that area.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Saskatoon Police Service at 306-975-8300 or Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-8477.