Today File — May 25, 2014

Times-Herald Editorial Staff
Send to a friend

Send this article to a friend.

A rundown of the day's emergency service happenings and more.


Natural gas leak

The Moose Jaw Police Service discovered a natural gas leak on the zero block of Manitoba Street West early Sunday morning.

According to an MJPS release, the leak is believed to have been caused by an individual damaging a gas meter.

Police, fire and SaskEnergy personnel responded to the leak and the area around it was closed until the leak could be stopped.

Police are seeking the public's help in identifying suspects.

A year ago in the Times-Herald

In our technology-driven world, the phrase "think before you speak," should be revised. The Moose Jaw Police Service received two more complaints of harassing text messages. Complaints of this nature are becoming more common in the Friendly City, but Sgt. Cliff Froehlich told the Times-Herald that dealing with allegations of harassing texts is not new to them. —May 25, 2013

Fire calls

The Moose Jaw Fire Department did not report any calls for the period from 7 a.m. Saturday to 7 a.m. Sunday.

Police calls

The Moose Jaw Police Service responded to 59 calls for service between 7 a.m. Saturday and 7 a.m. Sunday, including five disputes, three mischief complaints, two noise complaints, a collision, an attempted break and enter, an impaired driver complaint and a shoplifting complaint.

Police charged one in connection to the shoplifting complaint. They charged another for impaired driving, exceeding .08 and breach of probation. They charged a male youth with possession of marijuana.

Police continue to investigate the mischief complaints and the theft of a dog.

Organizations: Moose Jaw Police Service, Times-Herald, Moose Jaw Fire Department

Geographic location: Friendly

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5

Thanks for voting!

Top of page