The Regina Police Service is asking for the public’s help in the investigation of an apartment complex explosion that occurred on Sunday, July 2, 2017.
On Sunday, July 2, 2017, in the afternoon, police were dispatched to a residence on the 2100 block of Robinson Street to assist other emergency responders. There were multiple reports of an apartment complex that was on fire with multiple alleged explosions coming from the basement. Through investigation, it was discovered the fire and explosion were due to a clandestine extraction lab. A large quantity of cannabis marihuana, cannabis resin, and drug paraphernalia related to the production of cannabis resin were seized by police. The occupant of the suite was nowhere to be found, and police are looking to find him for this investigation.
Forty-one year-old Chi (Tom) Qouc THANG (DOB: 1974/09/01) is described as an Asian male, approximately 5’5” tall and 132lbs, thin build, black hair (possibly shaved bald), brown eyes. A photo of THANG is attached.
Anyone who may have information about this incident is asked to contact the Regina Police Service at 306-777-6500 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.