A 24 year-old male from the Punnichy district, is the subject of a province-wide Warrant for Arrest in connection with an incident on Sunday, August 28, 2016, in which a 25 year-old male sustained a gunshot wound. The victim was treated in hospital and released.
Twenty-four year-old Adam TANISKISHAYINEW, also known as Adam PRATT, DOB: 1992-03-04 is described as male, Aboriginal, with short black hair, brown eyes, about 5’ 9” tall, weighing about 160-170 pounds, slim build. TANISKISHAYINEW is charged with Attempted Murder, contrary to section 239(1)(a) of the Criminal Code of Canada. He is also charged with Possession of a Firearm, contrary to order [117.01(1) CC] and Breach of Probation [733.1(1) CC]. Police attempts to locate TANISKISHAYINEW have been unsuccessful so far.
Members of the public are advised not to approach Adam TANISKISHAYINEW as he may be armed and is considered violent. Anyone who knows where Adam TANISKISHAYINEW may be found, is asked to contact the Regina Police Service at 306-777-6500, the nearest police service or detachment, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477. Anyone who sees a male matching this description is asked to contact police rather than approach the individual. Regina Police Service investigators are continuing their investigation into this incident.