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Impaired Driver Arrest

Incident Date: 
Sunday, December 18, 2016 - 07:45
Incident Number: 
P16076831
Location: 
Thunder Bay
Date Published: 2016-12-18

Just after midnight on December 18, 2016, a vehicle traveling northbound on Algoma Street struck a light pole. The driver exited the vehicle and began running West up Dawson Street. A witness on scene, called police then gave chase after the driver and made a citizens arrest.

The 19 year old local man was charged with impaired driving and drive over 80 mg of alcohol per 100 ml of blood. The same male decided to assault the witness in police presence adding a common assault charge to his arrest.

The male will be appearing in court later this morning. 

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