Huntsville OPP attempted a traffic stop early this morning on Highway 60 in the Hidden Valley area but the driver of a pickup truck was having none of it.
Police say the motorist sped off. The truck eventually came to a stop but the driver decided not to stick around. He got out of the vehicle and ran. Officers eventually caught up to him.
Following an investigation, a 53 year old Huntsville man was charged with with one count each of flee police, fail to comply with a release order, theft of a vehicle, mischief to property, possession of break in instruments, and one drug-related charge involving cocaine. The suspect is also up on two counts each of property obtained by crime under $5,000 and fail to comply with probation order.