- Category: Athens, Mallorytown & Front of Yonge
- Created: Friday, 31 March 2017 10:33
- Written by EON
(LEEDS, ON.) -Members of the Ontario Provincial Police are continuing an investigation after a Highway 401 driver gave an officer a false name.
On the 31st of March 2017 at about 1:00 A.M. Leeds O.P.P. officers stopped a westbound car in Front of Yonge Township. The driver provided a false name to the officer and after an investigation was arrested. He was also found to be in possession of an illegal drug.
Mario Zachary FRANCIS, 32 years old of Montreal, Quebec faces charges of Obstructing a Peace Officer, Failing to Comply with a Recognizance, and for being in Possession of Cocaine. He was held for bail hearing at the Ontario Court of Justice, Provincial Division in Brockville on 31 March 2017.
The investigation continues.