Police stop and chase suspect

A Catherines’ male, 25, remains in police custody as a result of a police chase.
At about 9:14 p.m. Monday evening the accused was stopped on Dunlop St. W. after leaving a bar for a suspected drinking driving offence, police report. Initially the accused pulled over and stopped and as the officer approached the vehicle on foot the accused fled at a high rate of speed, police report.
A short distance later the accused struck an uninvolved vehicle at the intersection of Anne St. S. and Dunlop St. W. and continued to flee, police report. He then bailed from the vehicle and fled on foot. He was later located and arrested, police report.
The accused appeared in bail court Tuesday morning facing a number of charges including impaired, drive disqualified, flight from police, dangerous driving, refuse to provide sample and fail to comply. The investigation continues.

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