A recent vehicle stop conducted by the OPP resulted in the arrest of the driver, who now faces multiple charges.
On December 28, 2019 an OPP officer from the City of Kawartha Lakes conducted a vehicle stop on Pontypool Road. During the ensuing investigation, the driver provided false identification and was subsequently arrested for failing to identify and obstruct.
A small quantity of cocaine was located in the vehicle. The vehicle was towed from the scene. The driver Jonathon Segers, 29 years of age of Highlands East, was charged with the following offences:
- Obstruct peace officer
- Driving while under suspension
- Possession of a Schedule I Substance – Cocaine
The accused is scheduled to appear in Court on February 13, 2020.