Teenager charged after Saskatoon police called to firearm complaint
SASKATOON – Saskatoon police were in the city’s Parkridge neighbourhood Saturday morning responding to a report of a person with a firearm.
Around 9 a.m., police received a call that a woman had taken a taxi to a home in the 200-block of McCormack Road.
She fled the taxi without paying the driver and then entered a nearby home.
The cab driver told police that when he approached the house, a man – armed with a rifle – came out.
Police say they managed to get the occupants to leave the home without incident.
Police say they recovered a pellet gun.
A 14-year-old boy is being charged with possession of a weapon dangerous to the public.
A 20-year-old woman will be charged with transportation by fraud.