Regina Police Service investigators continue to investigate a home invasion incident that occurred last night, Tuesday, March 27, at a residence in the 1000 block of 12th Avenue North. Although police are still gathering information, the preliminary investigation into this event suggests that this was not a random act. Investigators also believe there is more information about this event which has not been shared with police.
Police were dispatched at about 9:12 p.m. to a house on Lake Street in the Hillsdale area of Regina on Tuesday, March 27, 2012 for a report of a home invasion (break, enter and commit robbery). This home invasion was reported to have occurred sometime between 8:35 and 9:00 p.m. at a residence in the 1000 block of 12th Avenue North. The victims, a 28 year-old male and a 25 year-old female reported that four male suspects forcibly entered the house; three of the suspects were carrying long guns. The suspects made the victims lie on the floor and took money, phones and other personal possessions before leaving the house. The female victim sustained two minor cuts to one hand, believed to be from a glass table broken by one suspect. The victims described one suspect as about 6’ tall, heavy-set, wearing blue jeans and a black coat; another suspect was described as small, about 5’ tall, weighing about 130 pounds.
This incident is still under investigation. Anyone with information is encouraged to contact police at 777-6500 or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.