On June 5th, 2021 at approximately 11:53 pm., police were dispatched to the intersection of Ritchie Crescent and N. Milne Street for a report of a motor vehicle accident involving injuries. The driver of the vehicle struck a parked vehicle, and then ran from the scene, leaving an injured passenger in the vehicle.
Police and EMS (Emergency Medical Services) attended and located an unresponsive injured female passenger. The female passenger was transported to the hospital and later released with minor injuries.
Police located and arrested the male driver running from the scene.
The 17 year old charged male cannot be named in accordance with provisions of the Youth Criminal Justice Act. The youth is charged with Operation of a Conveyance by Alcohol or a Drug or Combination Causing Bodily Harm [s. 320.14(2)CC] and Failure to Stop After Accident that Results in Bodily Harm [s. 320.16(2)CC] and will make his first court appearance in Provincial Court on July 22, 2021 at 9:30a.m.
The investigation is ongoing. Anyone who has information to assist police is asked to contact the Regina Police Service at 306-777-6500 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).