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Brampton Man Facing Charges After Police Pursuit In Peterborough

KAWARTHA LAKES-A 21-year-old Brampton man is facing a number of charges after a brief police pursuit Wednesday evening in Peterborough.

Police say at approximately 8:30pm on June 8, 2022, officers on patrol observed some suspicious activity at a residence and noticed two males leave and get into a vehicle.  Officers allegedly saw the vehicle fail to stop at a stop sign in the Park Place and Sherbrooke Street area and attempted to conduct a traffic stop. Initially, the vehicle stopped before it took off almost striking an officer according to police. Officers activated lights and sirens and followed the vehicle for a distance along Rubidge Street.  A second police vehicle saw the suspect vehicle pull over in the London Street and McDonnel Street area and a male passenger and driver exited the vehicle ran away according to police.  Officers chased on foot and located the suspect a short distance away.   The suspect vehicle was not put in park and rolled down a hill and into a parked vehicle.

As a result of the investigation, a 21-year-old Brampton man was arrested and charged with:

  • Flight from Peace Officer
  • Dangerous Driving
  • Red Light – Fail to Stop x2 (Highway Traffic Act)
  • Disobey Stop Sign – Fail to Stop (Highway Traffic Act)
  • Drive Motor Vehicle – No licence (Highway Traffic Act)

The accused was released on an undertaking and is scheduled to appear in court on June 29, 2022.

 

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Pamela Vanmeer
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Pamela VanMeer is a two time winner of the prestigious Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA) Award. Her investigative reports on abuse in Long Term Care Homes garnered international attention for the issue and won the Ron Laidlaw Award. She is a former reporter and anchor at CHEX News, now Global Peterborough and helped launch the New CHEX Daily, a daily half hour talk show. While at CHCH News in Hamilton she covered some of the biggest news stories of the day.

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