RNC patrol car
The Royal Newfoundland Constabulary responded to 196 calls for service on the Northeast Avalon in a 24-hour period up to early Thursday morning.
At 10:08 p.m. Wednesday, RNC officers arrested a 52-year-old man in the area of Torbay for impaired driving, refusing the breathalyzer, resisting arrest, and assaulting a police officer. He was held in custody until a court appearance.
Also Wednesday, an 18-year-old male was arrested in Mount Pearl for three charges of possession of stolen property, three charges of fraud and two charges of uttering a forged document. He was also held in custody until a court appearance.
A 36-year-old woman was arrested in the Mundy Pond Road area of St.John’s for driving while prohibited. She was also issued summary offence tickets for operating without valid insurance, failing to transfer ownership, operating a vehicle with expired licence plates, having false stickers on licence plates and $2,000 in outstanding fines. The vehicle was impounded and the driver was held in custody until a court appearance.
A 55-year-old man was arrested for causing a disturbance and breach of undertaking in downtown St. John’s Wednesday night. He was also held in custody until a court appearance.
And, shortly after midnight Wednesday, when police responded to a report of an intoxicated man in the Merchant Drive area of Mount Pearl, a 55-year-old man was arrested for breach of an undertaking.
He was also taken to the city lockup and held there until a court appearance.