A 29 year-old Regina man is in custody following a weapons offence.
On Sunday, November 3, 2019, at approximately 3:45 p.m., police were dispatched to the parkade of 2100 block Saskatchewan drive for a report of a stolen vehicle.
Police attended and located a suspect with the stolen vehicle. When police went to apprehend the suspect they were met with resistance and a police officer sustained serious, but not life threatening, injuries. A CEW (Conducted Energy Weapon) was deployed on the suspect and he was taken into custody. The officer was transported to hospital.
Police are continuing their investigation into this incident. As this investigation unfolds we will be releasing further details.
Anyone who has information that could assist in this investigation is asked to contact the Regina Police Service at 306-777-6500 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS). The Regina Police Service thanks the public and the media for their assistance in this matter.