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Monday, December 17, 2018

Police Arrest Southampton Man on a Warrant

Saugeen Shores | by Ken Hashizume  

The man tried to flee from police, he is accused of trying to disarm an officer.

A Southampton man wanted on an arrest warrant is facing charges after trying to flee from police.

Saugeen Shores Police found a vehicle being driven by the man on Miramichi Bay Road last Tuesday (11th) afternoon.

Attempts were made to block the vehicle on Stevens Street but it drove off the roadway almost colliding with two other cruisers and went dangerously through the business section of Port Elgin.

The driver was eventually caught when he went inside an office building in downtown Port Elgin.

The 46-year-old was wanted for failing to appear in court.

He was also charged in an incident on December 4th where he tried to disarm an officer.

He was held for a bail hearing.


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