KAWARTHA LAKES-A local man who was wanted on numerous charges was charged after a traffic stop in Fenelon Falls.
Just after 3:00 pm on January 3, 2023 officers while on patrol in Fenelon Falls observed a person driving who was known to be wanted on a warrant according to police. This warrant had been issued stemming from an assault investigation which had occurred on November 2, 2022 in Bobcaygeon.
A traffic stop was initiated and the wanted person’s identity was confirmed. As a result of the investigation Jason Fountain, 46 years of age of Kawartha Lakes, has been charged with
– Assault Causing Bodily Harm
– Fail to Comply with Probation Order x 3
– Operation While Prohibited x 2
The accused has been remanded into custody and is scheduled to appear in the Ontario Court of Justice in Lindsay at a later date.