File # 2018-24613: Refusal – Resisting Arrest
On July 31, 2018 at approximately 2:30 a.m., Prince Albert Police Service Patrol observed a truck travelling at excessively high speeds on the unit block of 15 Street West. A pursuit was not initiated due to concern for public safety. The truck was located a short time later in a driveway on the 1200 Block of 15 Street West. The driver was questioned and admitted to drinking beforehand and was arrested. The driver refused to comply with demands for a breathalyzer however and was lodged in cells.
The 24-year-old male from Prince Albert is charged with operating a motor vehicle in a manner dangerous to the public, operating a motor vehicle while impaired by alcohol or drug, failure or refusal to comply with demands to provide a breath sample, and resisting a peace officer in the lawful execution of his duty (Information # 991060322).]
The suspect will answer to charges in Prince Albert Provincial Court today.