This evening at approximately 5:55 p.m. the Lloydminster RCMP responded to a report of a stolen vehicle headed from Saskatchewan into Alberta near Lloydminster.
The vehicle was involved in a collision on 45th Ave and 34 Street where several suspects fled the area and on foot and pointed a firearm at a separate victim.
During the confrontation, shots were fired and the victim’s truck was stolen. The victim suffered serious but non-life-threatening injuries.
The truck was located east of Lloydminster and a pursuit was initiated but terminated due to public safety as it veered into westbound lanes on Highway 16 into oncoming traffic. The truck was again located driving near Marshall Sask., but fled again. Lloydminster RCMP along with the RCMP Forensic Identification Unit continues to investigate this incident.
An update will be provided when more information becomes available.
Saskatchewan RCMP are requesting assistance from the public in locating a stolen brown 2014 Ford-150 pick-up truck with Alberta license plate BSB 9726, with the words and pictures labelled “Sticks and Stones” decals on the back window.
At this time, police believe there is only one male occupant of the vehicle who is in possession of a firearm.
The pick-up truck was last seen at approximately 6:30 p.m., travelling east of Lloydminster, approximately 4 miles from Hillmond, SK, in the Maidstone area. The vehicle was travelling at high speeds and drifting in and out of oncoming traffic.
The occupant of the vehicle is in possession of a firearm. If the vehicle or its occupant is seen, do not approach and call 911 immediately or your local police of jurisdiction.
The investigation is ongoing.
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