Summerside woman facing numerous charges after ramming RCMP cruiser and fleeing scene

New Annan, Prince Edward Island – On Tuesday, October 27th, 2020, Summerside Police attempted to initiate a traffic stop on a vehicle that fled at a high rate of speed.

The vehicle was later located in RCMP jurisdiction and a traffic stop was attempted once again. The suspect vehicle fled and rammed the RCMP cruiser.

File Photo
File Photo

Shortly after, the vehicle left the roadway and the driver, a 30 year-old woman from the Summerside area, was arrested and is facing several charges including Flight from Police, Dangerous Operation of a Motor Vehicle and Assault with a Weapon.

The officer involved and the occupants of the suspect vehicle were examined by Island EMS and, thankfully, only sustained minor injuries.

Prince District RCMP

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