On May 15, 2017 at approximately 6:25 p.m. Greenwater RCMP responded to a complaint of an altercation on the main service road of the Yellow Quill First Nation. When they arrived on scene, they located a 22-year-old male victim who had been stabbed. He was transported to hospital in Saskatoon with serious injuries.
As a result of investigation 20-year-old Austin Severight from the Yellow Quill First Nation is charged with:
Attempted Murder, Section 239(b) of the Criminal Code
Uttering Threats, Section 264.1(1)(a) of the Criminal Code
Possession of a weapon Dangerous to the Public, Section 88(2) of the Criminal Code
Mischief under $5000, Section 430(4) of the Criminal Code
Fail to Comply with a Judge's Recognizance, Section 145(3) of the Criminal Code x 3
A warrant has been issued for Austin Severight's arrest.
Austin Severight is described as:
- 5 ft. 8 inches tall
- Approximately 165 lbs.
- Short black hair/Brown eyes
Anyone with knowledge of his whereabouts is advised not to approach him, but to contact Greenwater RCMP Detachment at #306-322-2550 or call 911 or Crime Stoppers anonymously (1-800-222-8477).