OPP Report - Male arrested for assault on police officer

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OPP Report - Male arrested for assault on police officer

OPP Report - Male arrested for assault on police officer

PRESCOTT - On January the 16, at approximately 1:00 a.m., the Grenville County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) located an intoxicated male who was causing a disturbance on Edward Street in Prescott.

The 25-year-old male from Prescott was resistive and combative with police. One officer was injured in the confrontation and suffered from minor injuries.

Gabriel Germain-Zarttie was charged with:

-Causing a disturbance

-Being intoxicated in a public place

-Resisting a peace officer

-Assault of a peace officer

-Two counts of failing to comply with and undertaking

The accused was held for bail court in Brockville.

If you see crime happening, contact the O.P.P. Communication Centre at 1-888-310-1122, the Prescott Detachment at 613-925--4221 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-(TIPS) 8477 or submit your tip on-line at www.tipsubmit.com. Crime Stoppers does not want your name, you don't go to court, and you could earn cash reward.