17-year-old facing over 50 charges after serious of break ins

A 17-year-old is facing 52 total charges after a series of residential break and enters.

Beginning in early May of this year, the Regina Police Service began an investigation into a string of break and enters with similar methods of operations. The incidents originated in northwest Regina neighbours but soon expanded to other city areas.

The break and enters resulted in the theft of the victim’s personal belongings, including vehicles and identification and banking documents, with the most recent occurrence resulting in the theft of multiple firearms.

Through investigation, members could identify a suspect, a 17-year-old male, who was arrested on June 13 and charged with 52 total charges.

  • 9x Break, Enter & Commit Theft
  • Break, Enter, & Steal Firearm
  • 4x Fraud under $5,000
  • 2x Theft Under $5,000
  • 1x Mischief Under $5,000
  • 3x Theft of Motor Vehicle
  • Possession of Property Obtained by Crime Over $5,000
  • 3x Possession of Firearm Knowing Its Possession Unauthorized
  • 8x Possess Firearm/Ammunition Contrary to Prohibition Order
  • 3x Possess Prohibited/Restricted Firearm With Ammunition; and
  • 17x Fail to Comply

The 17-year-old made his first appearance on these charges in Provincial Youth Court on June 14 and was remanded with a next appearance scheduled for June 19.

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