Man arrested after trying to fight RCMP members

By battlefordsNOW Staff
December 1, 2016 - 10:25am

A man was arrested in North Battleford Wednesday night after allegedly assaulting and trying to fight RCMP members.

According to a news release, Battlefords RCMP were called to a residence on 102nd St. at roughly 9 p.m. Nov. 30. Complainants reported an unknown intoxicated person outside the house refusing to leave.

Police pepper sprayed and arrested the 33-year-old suspect after he kicked one of them and tried to engage the members in a fight. There were no injuries during the arrest.

The suspect is scheduled to appear in North Battleford Provincial Court Thursday to face charges of assaulting a police officer, obstruction, two counts breach of probation and two counts of failing to comply with an undertaking.

Another man, 54, was arrested in relation to the incident and faces charges of obstruction and failing to comply with an undertaking.



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