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17-year-old Regina boy facing 15 charges from June incidents

A 17-year-old boy is facing numerous charges following a string of incidents said to have occurred in June.
A 17-year-old boy is facing numerous charges following a string of incidents said to have occurred in June. File Photo / Global News

Following a string of 12 incidents that occurred over two weeks in June, Regina police say a 17 year-old Regina boy is facing 15 charges including break and enter, auto theft and discharge of a firearm.

The boy was arrested on June 22 after he was found in a Chevy Silverado confirmed to have been stolen from Indian Head, according to Regina police.

The first incident, the theft of a Ford F-150 from Tell Place, is alleged to have occurred overnight on June 8 or early in the morning on June 9.

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Police say that after the arrest they were able to advance several other investigations started on dates between those two events.

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Four of the incidents described by police involve a gun being fired, one involved a residence being broken into overnight, another a garage break-in, and four others involved stolen vehicles.

The youth made his first court appearance on June 24. He cannot be named under the provisions of the Youth Criminal Justice Act.