Armed Street Robbery - 3500 Block Of 8 St E

Saskatoon Police Service responded to an armed street robbery at 7:50 p.m. this evening in the 3500 block of 8 St E.

A lone male armed with bear spray approached another male and demanded his hooded sweatshirt. The victim gave up his sweatshirt and then ran to a nearby business to call police. The 16 year old victim was not injured.

Police arrived and arrested a 17 year old youth. He is charged with Robbery with a weapon, possession of a weapon dangerous to the public and carry a concealed weapon.

The youth will attend court tomorrow morning.

(Occurrence Number: 2019-12212)