(PETROLIA, ON) – On December 11, 2021 at 6:10 a.m., members of the Lambton County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) observed a motor vehicle on Discovery Line that was exceeding the speed limit by more than 50 Km/h. Officers initiated a traffic stop and observed the vehicle attempt to flee. The vehicle was driven into a field and became stuck. The driver was then taken into custody without incident.
Dreyten LAWRENCE, 20-years-old of Sarnia, has been charged with the following:
· Flight from peace officer,
· Dangerous operation,
· Race a motor vehicle-stunt and,
· Drive motor vehicle-no licence.
The accused has been released and is scheduled to appear before the Ontario Court of Justice on January 24, 2022.