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CRIMINAL CODE OFFENCES - Offences against person and reputation - Motor vehicles - Flight from police

Friday, November 24, 2017 @ 8:26 AM  

Appeal by the accused, Plourde, from convictions for flight from police and possession of methamphetamine for the purpose of trafficking. Police sought the arrest of the accused pursuant to a parole violation warrant. An unmarked police vehicle blocked in the accused's vehicle. He attempted to flee the scene and was apprehended. Upon executing the arrest, police seized 35 grams of methamphetamine. At trial, a police witness was qualified as an expert. He testified that the amount of methamphetamine seized was consistent with trafficking, and was inconsistent...