Shooting - 200 Block 23rd St. E

Saskatoon Police are investigating a reported shooting after attending to hospital yesterday evening.

At approximately 7:30 p.m., February 5, 2018, officers were called to a Saskatoon hospital to speak with a man suffering from a gunshot wound to the wrist. The 41 year old male victim told Police that at approximately 6:00 p.m., February 5, 2018, two male suspects entered into his residence with a firearm and demanded cash. A brief physical altercation took place before the suspects shot the victim in the wrist and fled the apartment building. The victim was driven to hospital by a family member and released later that day with minor injuries.

Police believe the victim and suspects are known to each other and are asking for the public’s assistance as the investigation continues. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Saskatoon Police Service at 306-975-8300 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

(Occurrence Number: 18-12574)