following a 3 month investigation, the RCMP in Saskatchewan made an arrest and issued charges today in the deadly humboldt broncos bus crash in northern Saskatchewan. 29 year old Jaskirat Sidhu of Calgary was arrested Thursday and is facing 16 counts of dangerous operation of a motor vehicle causing death, and 13 counts of dangerous operation of a motor vehicle causing bodily harm. He was arrested without incident at his home in Calgary and is now in police custody.
Sidhu will make his first court appearance next week.
The RCMP superintendent in Saskatchewan, Derek Williams says the investigation was extremely thorough. As the case is now before the courts, he wasn’t able to provide too many details about the investigation revealed.