Saskatoon police use Taser on domestic assault suspect
SASKATOON -- A 32-year-old man is facing charges following a report of a domestic disturbance over the weekend.
Police were called to a home in the 1300 block of Avenue B North around 4 a.m. Sunday, according to a news release.
Upon arrival they found a woman who was suffering from a non-life threatening injury. When they attempted to bring a male suspect into custody he became aggressive and caused damage to a wall in the home, police say.
Officers deployed a Taser twice before being able to arrest him.
Police say the suspect wasn’t hurt and is now facing a charge of domestic assault, assaulting a peace officer and breach of probation.
The incident will be reviewed in accordance with the police Taser policy.