On Friday, January 6, 2023, police were dispatched to the area of 1200 Block of Albert Street for the report of a weapons offence. A female told police she had been threatened by a male who showed her the handle of a gun. The female victim provided police with a description of the suspect.
Police located a male matching the suspect description in the 2700 Block of 5th Avenue. The suspect was arrested without incident for threatening. The suspect was also in possession of parts consistent with a homemade firearm.
Eighteen year-old Rayden SABIT, of Regina, is charged with:
- Uttering Threats [CC 264.1(1)(A);
- Carrying Concealed Prohibited Device or Ammunition [CC 90];
- Possession of Firearm or Ammunition Contrary to Prohibition Order [CC 117.01(1)];
- Possession of a Firearm Knowing Its Possession is Unauthorized [CC 92(1)];
- Obstruct Peace Officer [CC 129(A)
SABIT will make his first appearance on these charges on, Monday, January 9, 2023, at 9:30 a.m.