A 24 year old Saskatoon man is in custody tonight as a result of a firearms investigation this afternoon by Patrol and the Guns and Gangs Unit. Police had been called to the 100 block of Ave. U South after receiving reports of gunshots being fired. The male was handling an illegal handgun at the time and had two accidental discharges. No one was injured during the incident. The male is facing a number of firearms related and breach charges.
January 10, 2020 4:56 PM
The previous release should have indicated the incident occurred on January 10, 2020.
January 10, 2020 2:50 PM
Saskatoon Police are investigating reports of shots being fired inside an apartment building this afternoon.
Police received a call at approximately 12:20 p.m., January 10, 2019 regarding the incident in the 100 block of Avenue U South. Upon arrival officers were able to locate damage consistent with bullet holes inside a suite. No one was injured and the investigation is ongoing.