The male attempted to go over a fence near GowerStreet and when the officer grabbed a hold of the male, he was cut across theface by a sharp object in the male’s hand. A second officer continued thefoot pursuit. At one point the male was ordered to drop the knife by gunpoint. The male threatened to kill the officer. The male was arrested aftera conductive energy device was discharged. The officer was taken to hospital where he received seven stitches to the face.
Luke Victor Thomas MACDONALD, 18 years of London is charged with two counts of possession of a weapon dangerous to the public peace, assault with a weapon, resist arrest and uttering threats to cause death.