The Regina Police Service is requesting information from the public in locating a vehicle that was involved in a robbery and assault with a weapon.
On Friday, April 13, 2018, at approximately 8:16 am, police were dispatched to the 2900 block of Parliament Avenue for the report of a robbery and assault. Police arrived to find a male with injuries consistent with a stabbing. EMS attended to the male, who was transported to hospital.
It is believed that the victim, a 34 year-old male, was operating a taxi-cab, and his vehicle was stolen by the assailant. No one is currently in custody involving this incident.
Police are currently seeking a 2012 black Dodge Caravan taxi-cab, Regina Cabs # 29, with license plate number 979 KNW. Police are asking the public that if they do see the vehicle to call police immediately. Do not approach the vehicle or driver. [Update: Vehicle located]
Police held the scene on Parliament Avenue between Retallack Street and Robinson Street for investigation into this incident, blocking east- and westbound traffic. The scene has now been cleared and traffic flow is returned to normal.
Anyone with additional information to offer to police is asked to contact the Regina Police Service at 307-777-6500, or call Crimes Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).