Two people were charged after a gun was pointed at a Saskatoon police officer
Heavy police presence in the 1600 block of Ave. B North Friday night.
SASKATOON -- Two people are facing charges following a break and enter that saw a gun pointed at police.
Just after midnight on Saturday, police say officers were responding to a break and enter in the 1600 block of Avenue B where a person inside the home had been assaulted but managed to escape.
When a responding officer went to the back of the house and turned the corner, police say a man was standing on the deck pointing a gun.
Police say they recovered a sawed-off rifle from the scene.
A 20-year-old man is facing several weapons-related offences. A 17-year-old girl is facing an assault charge.