The Prince Albert Police Service arrested several suspects in two different weapons related incidents last night.
Weapons Charges #18-38817
On November 27, 2018 at approximately 11:30 p.m. patrol traveling on the 600 Block of 7 Street East identified a suspect male walking outside breaching his curfew. The male suspect along with his male companion were both arrested and searched.
A backpack was recovered containing a sawed off rifle, ammunition and three knives.
On the second male suspect, a can of bear spray was also located.
A 22-year-old male from Prince Albert is charged with nine firearm related charges (Information #991073223).
A 24-year-old male from Prince Albert is charged with eight firearm related charges (Information #991073221).
Both suspects will appear before Prince Albert Provincial Court today.
Weapons Charges #18-38818
On November 28, 2018 at 1:06 a.m. the Prince Albert Police Service responded to a mischief complaint at 1600 Muzzy Drive of a male suspect, wearing all black, attempting to break into vehicles. A suspect male was located around the Tefler Bay area and after a brief foot chase by patrol was successfully arrested. The male was found to be wanted on warrant for aggravated assault and arrested. Police also seized a loaded sawed off rifle that the suspect had dropped while being pursued by officers.
A 21-year-old male from Hepburn Saskatchewan is charged with six firearm related charges.
The suspect will answer to charges in Prince Albert Provincial Court today (Information #991073225).