A 28 year-old female has been charged with Assault with a Weapon after an incident Thursday morning.
On Thursday, September 1, 2022, at approximately 9:30 a.m., police were dispatched to a business on the 900 block of Victoria Avenue for the report of a weapons offence. Information received was that a female was armed with a knife.
When police arrived, the 51 year-old male victim told police the female suspect had repeatedly approached his three year-old son in the business. When the victim asked her to stop, she pulled out a wide-bladed utility knife from her waist band and raised it at the victim. The victim immediately left the business with his son. He stated he saw the female leave the business in a cab.
Officers were able to locate the female identified as the suspect and arrested her without incident.
Twenty-eight year-old Jaylene LALIBERTE, of Saskatoon, is charged with:
- Assault with a Weapon [CC 267(a)];
LALIBERTE was released on conditions and will make her first court appearance on these charges in Provincial Court on Monday, October 17, 2022, at 9:00 a.m.