Man Facing Charges of Assaulting Police Officer & Resisting Arrest

A 42-year-old man from Howley is facing charges of assaulting a police officer and resisting arrest following an incident at his home on March 17.

Deer Lake RCMP attended the residence of Warren Gavin to serve a court document.

Officers were invited inside the home by Gavin and while attempting to explain the court order, he became angry, assaulted one of the officers and ran upstairs.

Police located Gavin and informed him he was under arrest for assaulting a police officer.

He resisted arrest and was taken into custody without further incident.



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