Police Chase In Chatham
Sunday January 18th, 2015
Posted at 1:50pm
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A 33-year-old Chatham man is in custody after leading police on a chase early Sunday morning.
Police say it was about 1:30am when they received a call about a possible impaired driver travelling along Richmond Street near Keil Drive.
A short time later police were able to locate the vehicle and initially stopped it however, while officers approached the vehicle on foot, the driver fled.
After a short pursuit, the vehicle turned eastbound on Riverview and into an apartment complex. The driver fled on foot and officers gave chase eventually arresting him a short distance from the vehicle.
As a result, the accused was charged with multiple offences including flight from police and impaired operation of a motor vehicle.
He has been held in custody pending a video remand.