Wellington OPP are reporting that on Saturday August 5th, an officer stopped a vehicle believing the driver was impaired on North Water Street in Mount Forest.
While speaking with the driver the officer observed signs of impairment by alcohol. The officer attempted to arrest the driver who broke free and fled on foot.
The following day the driver surrendered himself to police.
The 21 year old man from Arthur has been charged with Impaired Driving and for Escaping Lawful Custody. He will appear in court next month.