Saskatchewan

Regina police seek thieves, 5 in custody

Regina police surrounded a townhouse building Tuesday morning looking for car thieves.

Regina police surrounded a townhouse building Tuesday morning looking for car thieves.

Earlier in the morning, they had arrested a youth suspected of being one of three people in a stolen car.

The search for the other two suspects continued on 15th Avenue south of the downtown. A police SWAT team was assembled around a housing complex.

A man and a woman walked out of a townhouse and were taken in for questioning, police said. Later, three others were taken into custody. None of the five were immediately charged.

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