Haldimand OPP has charged a 30-year-old man with multiple offences after a vehicle failed to stop for police and fled onto Six Nations of the Grand River First Nation.
OPP were in the area of Highway 54 and Old Onondaga Road East, Friday April 13 at 2:48 a.m., when officers noticed a vehicle had licence plates that were not registered for the vehicle. The driver failed to stop for police.
Officers were operating a StarChase Pursuit Management Technology equipped vehicle and deployed a GPS tracking dart to the vehicle before they discontinued the pursuit in the interest of public safety.
The StarChase tracking equipment was able to successfully follow where the vehicle was travelling and assisting officers closed in on the area where they were able to safely stop it on Indian Line using a spike belt.
With the assistance from Six Nations Police Service, the male driver was arrested without further incident.
OPP has charged 30-year-old Jeffery Williams of Walpole, Haldimand County, with flight while pursued by peace officer, drive while under suspension, operate a motor vehicle without insurance, use validation not permitted for motor vehicle, use plates not authorized for motor vehicle, fail to apply for permit on becoming owner.