Police chase down break and enter suspect

Members of the Temiskaming OPP have charged a 21-year-old male, following an attempted break and enter. It happened on Fourth Avenue in Englehart. When officers arrived on the scene, the suspect fled on foot. Police pursued the suspect and shortly after we’re able to conduct an arrest.

As a result of a police investigation, the accused from Evanturel Township resident has been charged with a number of charges including:

• Assault a Peace Officer, contrary to section 270(1)(a) of the CC; and
• Causing a Disturbance, contrary to section 175(1)(a) of the CC.

The accused has been released on a Promise to Appear and is scheduled to attend the Ontario Court of Justice on August 27, 2019, in the City of Temiskaming Shores.