Skip to main content

Regina police search for suspect after 2 people assaulted at yard sale

Share

Regina police are searching for a suspect after two people were assaulted with a knife at a yard sale Thursday morning.

According to Regina police, officers were called to the 4100 block of 17th Avenue for a report of a weapons offence.

Police learned that a man approached two residents and assaulted them with a knife. The suspect then fled the scene.

At the time of the assault, the two victims were preparing for a yard sale, police noted.

Officers and EMS arrived in the area. The two victims were taken to hospital while suffering from non-life-threatening injuries.

No description of the suspect was provided by police.

The Regina Police Service is asking anyone with information on the incident to contact 306-777-6500 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).

CTV News observed one officer at the scene of the assault at around 2:30 Thursday afternoon.

The officer was seen hosing down a stretch of pavement at the site of the yard sale.

Police did not say whether the suspect and victims were known to each other.

CTVNews.ca Top Stories

Who is Usha Vance, the wife of Trump's running mate?

JD Vance has had several introductions to the American people: as the author of a memoir on what ails the White working class, as a newly elected Republican senator in his home state of Ohio and, on Monday, as his party’s nominee for vice president. His wife, Usha, has been by his side through it all.

Stay Connected