MAY 31, 2021 – On May 29, 2021, at approximately 8:39 p.m., the Grenville County Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a complaint of a dispute at a residence on Millar Road, in Spencerville, Edwardsburgh-Cardinal Township.
Officers attended the area and located a vehicle in a ditch, laying on its side, near the residence of the initial complaint. The driver had fled the vehicle on foot. Officers identified the male driver and confirmed he was wanted on a warrant.
The OPP then received a complaint of an unwanted person at a nearby residence. Police attended the residence and located the driver. After the arrest, the male caused damage to the police vehicle. Officers also entered into an impaired driving investigation at that time.
As a result of the investigation, Michael VANDINE, 43 years of age, of Prescott, Ontario, was charged with the following Criminal Code (CC) offences:
- CC 320.14(1)(b) – Operation while impaired – blood alcohol concentration 80 plus
- CC 349(1) – Unlawfully in dwelling house
- CC 430(4) – Mischief under $5,000
The accused was held for a bailing hearing by video on May 30, 2021.