Police: NW Ontario Man Used Mini-Excavator to Damage Cars
Posted at: 02/13/2013 5:36 PM
| Updated at: 02/13/2013 5:37 PM
Ontario Provincial Police have filed four charges against a Kenora man accused of using a mini-excavator to damage several vehicles.
The incident happened last Thursday on Darlington Drive in Kenora. The OPP says officers observed a lone male operating the mini-excavator in an erratic manner, pushing into vehicles on to the roadway. Officers deployed a conducted energy weapon to arrest the man.
John Contini, 46, is charged with mischief under $5000, mischief endangering life, unauthorized possession of a weapon and knowledge of unauthorized possession of a weapon.