Suspect Flees From Police but is located Shorty After
Police responded to a report of a Break and Entry on Freshwater Road in St. John’s at 5 pm yesterday afternoon.
Prior to Police arrival, the suspect who was known by the victim, fled the area.
The suspect was located a short time later driving a vehicle but refused to stop for Police.
Police disengaged from the attempted traffic stop due to public safety concerns. The vehicle and driver were located a short distance away and as a result an 18 year old man was arrested and charged with Utter Threats, Dangerous Driving, Flight from Police, Malicious Damage and Breach of a Court Order.
The man was held in Custody to appear before a Judge.