Police release surveillance photos in hopes of identifying suspects in business robbery

Prince Albert police have released surveillance photos of two suspects in an armed robbery on Sunday night. (Prince Albert Police Service/Submitted)

Prince Albert police are investigating an armed robbery of a business that occurred late Sunday night.

Officers were called to the business on the 400 block of 15th Street East at about 11 p.m.

Two suspects are wanted in connection to this incident in which cigarettes, lottery tickets and an unknown amount of cash were stolen.

One man was reported as carrying a knife and another man a handgun.

Police have released photos from surveillance in their investigation.

Break and enter

Two men were scheduled to appear in court on Monday following an early Saturday morning break and enter.

Police responded to the report around 3:40 a.m. at a business on the 1000 block of First Avenue northwest.

Two men were reported to be inside a compound.

Police Service Dog Febee tracked down one suspect nearby and police arrested the second man.

Motor vehicle theft

One man has been charged following a threat to a restaurant delivery driver and theft of his vehicle on Saturday morning.

At about 1:25 a.m., the driver was in his vehicle on the 1600 block of Second Avenue West when a man wearing a mask allegedly threatened him and took his vehicle.

The suspect and the vehicle were located that same morning.

A 31-year-old man was scheduled to appear in court on Monday facing charges of robbery, possession of a controlled substance and breach of a court order.

Drugs seizure

Members of Combined Traffic Services Saskatchewan (CTSS) seized a variety of drugs in a Friday traffic stop.

Officers stopped the speeding vehicle around 2:45 p.m. near 21st Street and Second Avenue West. They located a small amount of methamphetamine, several pills and Psilocybin.

A 26-year-old man is charged with possession of a controlled substance and breach of court orders.