Assault Arrest

Thursday, November 23, 2017 - 14:45
Incident Number
Thunder Bay
Date Published: 2017-11-23

Just after 12:30 p.m. a TBPS officer arrives at the Thunder Center to assist with a male who was causing issues outside of the Dollarama on Main Street and was being followed by group of 5 to 6 people.

The officer became concerned for the welfare of this male as he was running into traffic on a private roadway.

When approached by the officer the male became combative and as a result was arrested for Assault Peace Officer.

Other police units arrived on scene to assist with the arrest and escorted the male to the Balmoral Police Station.

The 40 year old male was also charged under the Liquor License Act for being Intoxicate in a Public Place.

The officers was not injured. The male is being held in custody for a court appearance tomorrow.


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