On Monday, November 29, 2021, at approximately 3:30 a.m., community patrol officers with the Brantford Police Service observed a vehicle with two occupants, travelling eastbound on Colborne Street at a high rate of speed.
The vehicle then turned abruptly onto Park Avenue, mounted the curb, and struck a tree.
The driver of the vehicle fled the scene on foot while the accused remained on scene.
Within the vehicle, officers observed a quantity of Canadian Currency and a substance believed to be Crystal Methamphetamine (approximately 5.2 grams) with an estimated street value of $790.
The driver of the vehicle has yet to be charged.
As a result of the investigation, Shaun HARDING, 20, of Brantford, has been charged with:
- Possession for the purpose contrary to the Controlled Drugs and Substance Act
- Possession of stolen property over $5000 contrary to the Criminal Code
- Adult occupant of motor vehicle or vessel without consent contrary to the Criminal Code