Regina Man Faces Kidnapping and Assault Charges After SWAT Investigation – Regina | The Canadian News

A 36-year-old man faces multiple charges including kidnapping and extortion after a SWAT police operation Saturday night.

The investigation took place in the 1000 block of McTavish Street.

Harold Hanson was detained by SWAT members around 8:30 p.m.

Hanson has been charged with robbery, assault with a weapon and aggravated assault.

In addition to the new charges, Hanson had outstanding warrants for his arrest: being illegally at large across Canada; recklessly firing a firearm; and possession of a firearm contrary to the prohibition order.

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Hanson will appear in court for the first time on these charges Monday morning.

Anyone with information should contact the Regina Police Service at 306-777-6500 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).

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