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Opioids stolen during violent break-in at Saskatoon apartment

Saskatoon police are releasing surveillance images of suspects and a vehicle in the hopes that someone can identify them after a break-in and assault.
Saskatoon police are releasing surveillance images of suspects and a vehicle in the hopes that someone can identify them after a break-in and assault. Saskatoon Police Service / Supplied

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Police have released surveillance photos in an attempt to identify the people responsible for a break-in and assault earlier this month in Saskatoon’s Lawson Heights neighbourhood.

Four men wearing masks and a woman, illegally entered an apartment building in the 100-block of Reindeer Road just after 8 p.m. on Feb. 7. The suspects assaulted one of two occupants in an apartment and stole cash as well as hydromorphone pills.

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Saskatoon police believe three of the suspects were carrying guns.

The suspects all fled in what investigators believe was a dark-coloured Nissan Frontier.

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The person who was assaulted suffered minor injuries.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Saskatoon police at 306-975-8300 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.