Shortly before 10:30 PM police recieved a call from a member of the public who recognized Brittany Ben from a photo posted on the SPS Website. Ben was arrested without incident and is now in custody. Ben will be appeaering in provincial court on Monday. The SPS would like to thank the public and the media for thier assitance with this investigation.
Saskatoon Police are searching for a woman wanted in connection with at least eight recent robberies in which women were robbed of their purse. Many of the robberies took place in the area of St. Paul's Hospital on 20th Street West.
Brittany Ben, DOB 1990/10/16, is wanted on numerous criminal charges including robbery, attempted robbery, and defrauding the robbery victims.
Brittany Ben is described as 5'5" in height, 140 lbs, with brown eyes and long, straight brown hair. A photo is attached for distribution.
Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Brittany Ben is asked to contact the SPS at 306-975-8300 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.