Saskatoon Police arrested two teens yesterday in connection with a reported armed robbery last Friday.
At approximately 4:00 p.m., May 8, 2018, Patrol members were dispatched to the 100 block of Kensington Boulevard. The complainant reported seeing two males who he believed had robbed him a few days before. During that incident at approximately 4:00 p.m. on May 4, 2018, the victim was approached by two males at the bottom of the pedestrian bridge near the 200 block of Dickey Crescent. They were reported to have threatened the victim with a knife, then stole his phone, shoes and cash.
On May 8, 2018 the two males were witnessed in possession of the previously stolen property. Officers located the two suspects exiting a grocery store in the 100 block of Kensington Boulevard and gave verbal commands to stop as they were under arrest. The suspects fled in opposite directions. One male suspect was quickly apprehended in a parking lot. The other suspect fled on foot across 22nd Street West and into a business in the 100 block of Betts Avenue. Police arrested the suspect inside the business where he was taken into custody without incident.
A 14 year old male youth from Saskatoon has been charged with Robbery.
A 14 year old male youth, also from Saskatoon, has been charged with Breaching Probation.