Theft/Evade Police - 800 Block Broadway Ave.

A Saskatoon man was arrested last night following a report of a stolen car and an evade Police incident.

At approximately 8:20 p.m. on July 2, 2018, officers were dispatched to a fast food restaurant in the 800 block of Broadway Avenue. A male had entered the business falsely identifying himself as an employee. After stealing another employee’s wallet and keys, he fled in their white Honda Civic. A short time later, the car was located by Police and a traffic stop was attempted near the intersection of 17th Street West and Avenue U South. The suspect vehicle fled from Police but was quickly located, abandoned in the 100 block of Avenue V South. Officers located the suspect in the yard of a residence in the 300 block of Avenue W South where he was taken into custody without incident.

The 24 year old man is facing charges of Theft, Evading Police and Breach of Probation.

(Court Info Number: 991057187)

(Occurrence Number: 18-68433)