Attempt to take shovel without asking following accident ends
A GTA man is facing several charges that stem from his actions after
the vehicle he was driving ended up in a ditch on the 10th Line in Essa.
Police reported this afternoon, they were called to the accident scene
yesterday at 1:13 pm.
"When Officers arrived on scene, they spoke to the male driver but the
driver refused to identify himself to Police. The male was
arrested for failing to identify himself under the Highway Traffic Act
of Ontario," according to police. "During the course of the
investigation, Officers determined that the male walked to a
neighbouring home and got into an altercation with the property owners
and made some threats toward them."
Reportedly, the male had taken a shovel without permission that sparked
The 26-year-old male is charged with Resist Peace Officer, Theft under
$5,000, and Uttering threats to cause bodily harm. He is scheduled to
appear in court Feb. 13.