Kirkland Lake Man Charged With Trying To Run Down An Officer


Kirkland Lake OPP have charged a man with attempting to run down one of their own with a snowmobile.

On January 26th officers tried to stop the man but he had other ideas.

The driver sped up and aimed at an officer standing beside his cruiser.

The officer dove for cover and the man sped off.

After an investigation they have now arrested 26 year old Alex Booth of Kirkland Lake.

He will appear in court March 7th to answer to charges of dangerous operation and assault a peace officer with a weapon