KINGSTON – On August 9, 2019 shortly before 8:00 p.m., members of the Leeds Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) received report of a vehicle travelling Westbound on the Highway 401 at a high rate of speed and had collided with multiple vehicles.
An additional collision occurred before officers were able to safely bring the suspect vehicle to a stop. Minor injuries were sustained in that collision and involved parties were transported to hospital.
As a result of the investigation, George WABIGWAN 29 years old from Colborne, Ontario is facing the following Criminal Code and Highway Traffic Act charges:
- Dangerous Operation of a Motor Vehicle
- Fail to Stop for Police
- Resist Arrest
- Operating a motor vehicle while over legal blood alcohol limit
The accused is being held in police custody for a bail hearing to appear at the Ontario Court of Justice in Brockville on August 12, 2019.
Any person with information regarding this investigation should immediately contact the Ontario Provincial Police at 1-888-310-1122. Should you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222- 8477 (TIPS), where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000.