Youth Faces Litany Of Charges Following Pursuit

Posted: 2019-07-25 09:44:47 By: hbr

Police (OPP) responded to a dispute at a Port Severn residence yesterday. Police say that prior to their arrival, a youth on an ATV fled the residence driving highly erratically, and striking two responding OPP cruisers, and three other vehicles along with causing mischief at a nearby resort.

Officers requested help from the OPP K-9 Unit, Emergency Response Unit (ERT), and Aviation Services, finally stopping the ATV on Highway 400 northbound off ramp at Port Severn Road in Tay Township.

The youth whose identity is protected by the Youth Criminal Justice Act (YCJA) is currently being investigated for numerous Criminal Code Driving offences.