On the 28th of April 2017 officers with the Patrol Services Division of the Sault Ste. Marie Police Service arrested 33 year old Brian Wing of Echo Bay for several driving offences.
Just before noon on April 28th, officers observed a vehicle in the area of John Street and Edinburgh Street with unauthorized licence plates. Officers attempted to stop the vehicle and the driver fled the area. The vehicle was located a short distance away where it had collided with a parked vehicle at the corner of St. James Street and Cathcart Street.
It was found that the driver of the vehicle, 33 year old Brian Wing, was also a disqualified driver and was bound by a probation order with conditions that he keep the peace and be of good behaviour. The accused was arrested and charged with;
One count of Flight from Police,
One count of Driving while disqualified,
One count of breach of probation, and;
One count of Dangerous Operation of motor vehicle
He was arrested and held for wash court.