Area OPP Police Press Releases

Alexander STOBBART Charged For Hit & Run

(PERTH EAST, ON) – One person was charged after colliding with a construction worker and fleeing the scene.

On October 17, 2022, at approximately 6:16 p.m., the Perth County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a fail to remain collision on Road 111 in the Township of Perth East.

The investigation indicated that a driver drove on a closed road; driver became confrontational and sped off colliding with a construction worker and left the scene.  

Minor injuries were reported.

As a result, Alexander STOBBART, a 29-year-old resident of Stratford has been charged with:

–      Assault with a weapon

–      Failure to stop after accident

The accused is scheduled to appear at the Ontario Court of Justice in Stratford at a later date to answer to the charges.