Break-in suspect arrested while hiding in Saskatoon bar’s washroom

Police arrested a wanted woman while she was trying to hide in a Saskatoon washroom. Picture Alliance / Getty Images

Police found a 29-year-old woman, who was wanted in connection with numerous break-ins in Saskatoon, while she was trying to hide in a washroom.

Officers attempted to locate the suspect at a home in the 100-block of Avenue W South at roughly 3 p.m. on July 22, according to a police report.

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The woman fled the home on foot.

She was located and arrested in the washroom of a bar in the 2400-block of 22nd Street West, Saskatoon police said.

The woman was wanted for six break-and-enter files since May 2019. The accused was scheduled to appear in Saskatoon provincial court on the afternoon of July 23.

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She also had outstanding warrants from the Prince Albert Police Service.

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