A 33 year old male was arrested shortly before 10:00 am this morning when an observant officer spotted the male on King St. The male fled the area, but was seen a short time later without his coat in an apparent attempt to avoid detection. The male fled a second time, but was located in a nearby apartment building.
The 33 year old had warrants being unlawfully at large and breach of probation. A search incident to arrest led police to lay 4 counts of possession of property obtained by crime, 4 counts of failing to comply with a recognizance of bail and personation. The male was found to be in possession of stolen credit cards and had used a false name in an attempt to avoid arrest.