Specialized sport wheelchairs stolen in July from a storage trailer belonging to the NRG Mini Wheelchair Basketball Program have been recovered.
RCMP and Saskatoon Police Service officers were executing a search warrant last Friday at a property near Dalmeny as part of an investigation into a stolen vehicle when they found 20 wheelchairs, along with wheelchair tires, basketballs, jerseys and nets. In July, 34 sport-specific wheelchairs were reported stolen . The value of the recovered chairs is estimated at $80-thousand. Three stolen vehicles were also recovered. Two 37 year old men are charged with possession of stolen property over $5-thousand and police say the investigation is continuing.