Three charged after shooting on Highway 16 near Clavet
Highway 16 was backed up after an RCMP-involved shooting on April 26.
Published Thursday, May 2, 2013 10:27AM CST
Three people have been charged after a suspect in a break and enter was shot by police on Highway 16 near Clavet.
RCMP shot the man last Friday after stopping a vehicle suspected to be involved in a break and enter. He was taken to hospital with serious injuries.
Derek Marlon Cote, 35, of Imperial has been charged with assaulting a peace officer with a weapon and break enter and theft, in addition to several firearm offences.
Erin Tootoosis, 33, and 57-year-old Karen Hillmer, both from Imperial, each face a charge of possession of property obtained by crime.
A second man who was arrested during the incident was released from custody without charges.
Regina police are continuing to investigate the RCMP-involved shooting.