17-year-old boy facing first degree murder charges
SASKATOON -- A teenage boy is facing first degree murder charges in connection to Saskatoon’s most recent homicide.
Police executed a search warrant in the 300 block of Avenue H south Thursday evening, looking for more evidence in connection to the teen charged with murder.
The homicide took place last Saturday in the 200 block of Avenue X north. A 35-year-old man was shot, and died of his injuries in hospital.
The teen is also charged with possession of a firearm while prohibited to do so.
Anyone with additional information is asked to contact the Saskatoon Police Service or Crime Stoppers.