Update Saskatoon police investigate the city’s first homicide of the year

The 2024 Saskatchewan Homicide Victim List is available here

On February 3, 2024, Saskatoon police responded to a residence in the 600 block of Lisgar Avenue on the report of an aggravated assault involving firearms.

Members of the Tactical Support Unit were assisting in the execution of a search warrant. During the incident, a SPS member discharged their firearm. One suspect, a 34-year-old male, suffered a gunshot wound and was transported to hospital; he is believed to be in stable condition. 

Two females were also arrested at the scene.

Officers located a deceased 25-year-old male inside the residence. Following an investigation by the SPS Major Crime and Forensic Identification Sections, a 32-year-old woman has been charged with First Degree Murder.

At the request of his family, police will not be releasing the victim’s name at this time.

Saskatoon Police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a vehicle in connection with the homicide investigation.

The 14′, 2010, Ford UHaul truck has an Arizona license plate – AE05517. A photo of the same type of truck is attached.

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

Update: On February 7, 2024, police arrested a 34-year-old Saskatoon man and charged him with first-degree murder;