Arrest Made In Oct 6 Homicide


An arrest has been made in the homicide that occurred October 6, 2007, around the Pleasant Hill School, 200 block Ave S South.

Charged with 1st degree murder is Brandon Avery White age 18 years. White was arrested at 12:18 pm Oct. 7th by Patrol Officers at his residence in the 200 block Ave. I South. He will be taken before a Justice of the Peace this morning to be remanded for court Tuesday in Provincial Courtroom #1 at 10:00 am.

The victim is identified as Catlin Albert Opissinow age 20 years.

Both accused and victim are Saskatoon residents.

Police believe the cause of death is due to a gunshot wound. An autopsy will be performed Tuesday morning to confirm this.

(Occurrence Number: 07-103054)