Regina Police say five individuals are facing numerous charges after a series of robberies and weapons offenses over the past few days.
The first call came in on Wedenesday from 3rd Avenue and Princess Street for the report of an armed robbery involving a firearm and machete.
Early the next morning officers attempted to pull over a vehicle matching the one driven by suspects in the robbery, however a pursuit developed and police were forced to back off due to a public safety risk.
The vehicle was located abandoned about an hour later on the 5000 block of McKinley Avenue after a collision with a parked vehicle.
On Saturday police executed a search at a residence on the 1200 block of Elphinstone where a 28-year-old man beleived to be involved in the first robbery on Wednesday, a 24 and 26-year-old woman were all arrested on the scene.
An airsoft rifle gun and two machete’s were seized
Police also located a stolen White Monte Carlo driving away with a 32-year-old man inside, he was arrested on the 1700 block of Connaught Street around 7:30 p.m. Saturday night.
An 18 year-old man was also arrested around midnight on Sunday near Dewdney and Elphinstone.
A total of 26 charges have been laid between all the suspects.