Investigating members made attempts to positively identify the passenger of the vehicle, but discovered a false name had been provided. It was at this time the 23 year old male was placed under arrest. The suspect subsequently assaulted the officer to the upper body and fled the area on foot. The suspect was apprehended a short distance away where he continued to be very combative with officers.
As a result of the incident, the officer sustained several minor upper and lower body injuries.
Trevor James DACK, 23 years, has been charged with the following alleged offences: Assault a Peace Officer, Obstruct/Resist Peace Officer, Personation with intent to gain advantage, Fail to comply with conditions of a sentence order, including Highway Traffic Act offences.
He was detained.