Teen who crashed stolen vehicle charged with impaired driving
Published Monday, June 17, 2019 2:13PM CST
Police have charged a teen who crashed a stolen vehicle with impaired driving, along with several gun charges.
Officers received a report of someone driving erratically in a black SUV around 11:45 a.m. Sunday. The man said the SUV almost hit one of his children.
Police say the vehicle was parked at a business in the 1800 block of Albert Street and drove away when officers approached it. The SUV had been reported as stolen from east of Regina, police said in a news release.
The vehicle was involved in a crash in the 2700 block of 12th Avenue, and a teenage boy was seen running from the crash. The teen was arrested and police say he was drunk. Officers also found guns and ammunition in the vehicle.
The 15-year-old boy is facing multiple charges, including possession of a weapon, impaired driving and possession of stolen property.
He cannot be named under the Youth Criminal Justice Act and appeared in Youth Court on Monday morning.