Agent injured in a hit-and-run in Orléans: the police have identified a suspect
Ottawa police officer injured in Orleans hit-and-run , Friday night.
Ottawa police have identified a suspect in a hit-and-run case in which a police officer was injured Friday night in Orleans.
The Ottawa Police Service (OPS) is looking for a 24 year old male driving a silver colored 2019 Hyundai Tucson SUV with Ontario registration.
Police asks the public not to approach the suspect, but rather to inform him if he is seen.
Friday evening, around 7:10 p.m., the driver fled a traffic check injuring a police officer at the same time, the SPO said on its Twitter account.
The life of the officer is not in danger.
Earlier in the evening, the police had indicated that they had closed Brian Coburn Boulevard between Tenth Line Road and Strasbourg Street, advising the public to stay away.
An investigation is ongoing and the search for the suspect is ongoing. continues, according to the police.