Shepherd has been arrested

September 10, 2018 10:06 am

David Allan Shepherd has been arrested and is currently remanded in custody to appear in Yorkton on Tuesday Sept 11.

RCMP had asked the public for their help in tracking down Shepherd.

Shepherd has been charged with Robbery, Theft, Uttering Threats, Forcible Confinement and a provincial Traffic Safety Act offence in relation to an incident that took place outside a restaurant on Broadway Avenue in Yorkton on the evening of Saturday September 8th.

Shepherd approached a young person and forced the victim to drive him away from the location.

The victim was threatened and coerced to withdraw money from a personal account at an ATM.

Shepherd had the victim drive South from Yorkton and was able to escape while stopped in Whitewood

Shepherd fled the area in the victim's vehicle.