A Florida man who allegedly led police on a 14-hour multi-province pursuit has officially been charged in Saskatchewan.
Selasie Onegus Turner was charged Friday by both the RCMP's Integrated Border Enforcement Team and the Shaunavon RCMP relating to a May 31/June 1 illegal border crossing incident.
The Casselberry, Fla. resident is facing two charges from the border team that include failing to report and failing to report goods.
The 34-year-old's charges from the Shaunavon RCMP include flight from police and dangerous operation of a motor vehicle.
Since Turner is currently in Alberta RCMP custody facing five additional charges there in relation to this same incident, Sgt. R.J. Thomas of the RCMP Integrated Border Enforcement Team said they're kind of in wait mode.
"Once the Crown sets a court for his charges in Saskatchewan, then we will speak to them in the court at that time," he said.
The location of Turner's court appearance for the Saskatchewan charges also hasn't been announced, but he is scheduled to make his second court appearance in Strathmore Provincial Court on June 19.