Officers arrested a suspect after he fled on foot from police in Whitby on Saturday morning.
On Saturday, September 11, 2021, at approximately 5 a.m., members of Central West Division were conducting patrols and stopped an un-plated motorcycle in the area of Consumers Road and Brock Street in Whitby. The driver became uncooperative, pushed the officer and fled on foot. During a brief foot pursuit, the suspect fell and when he got up, he ran at the officer. The officer used a CEW to gain control of the male and he was arrested without incident.
Tristan CLOUGH, age 28, of Howes Street in Ajax is charged with: Obstruct Police; Assault with Intent to Resist; Fail to Comply with Probation Order; Drive Motor Vehicle – No License; Drive Motor Vehicle – No Plates and Operate Motor Vehicle without Insurance.
He was released on an Undertaking.
Anyone with new information about this investigation is asked to contact Cst. Grainger of Central West Division at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 2228.
Anonymous information can be sent to Durham Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or online at www.durhamregionalcrimestoppers.ca and tipsters may be eligible for a $2,000 cash reward.