Four Teens Arrested After Beating On Reserve

Thursday, June 02, 2005 at 15:27



A member of the Red Pheasant First Nation has been hospitalized following a beating early yesterday morning.


At approximately 4 am, RCMP responded to a call from EMS workers of a assault on the Red Pheasant reserve.


A 46-year-old man was found outside a residence needing immediate medical attention.


RCMP say the victim was severely assaulted.


He was taken to a Saskatoon hospital with unspecified injuries.


RCMP say four suspects have been taken into custody — 2 male youths under the age of 18, an 18-year-old man and a 19-year-old man, all from the Cando district.


No charges have been laid at this time.


Because of the seriousness of the injuries sustained by the victim, the Saskatoon RCMP Major Crimes Unit is assisting in the investigation.


Police are also asking anyone who has information about what happened to contact North Battleford RCMP at 446-1720.