On August 19th, 2016, at approximately 12:30 a.m., police were dispatched to a firearms offence at the 3100 block of Dewdney Avenue. Two females were walking westbound on Dewdney Avenue when they heard a loud bang, sounding like a firearm discharge. They observed a dark coloured SUV approach, heading eastbound on Dewdney Avenue, then northbound on Athol Street, and then westbound on 8th Avenue. No one was injured in this incident.
A short time after this incident was reported, police observed a vehicle at the corner of Garnet Street and Dewdney Avenue, which matched the description provided. Police attempted a vehicle stop, but the vehicle evaded. The vehicle was later located, abandoned, on the 2300 block of Rae Street.
The Investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information that could assist police in this investigation is asked to contact the Regina Police Service at 306-777-6500 or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.