More dangerous driving charges in Cornwall within a matter of days

Published on August 12, 2014
Cornwall police

CORNWALL, Ontario - For the second time within a matter of days Cornwall police have charged a person with dangerously operating a vehicle.

This time around a Morrisburg man was charged on Monday with dangerous operation of a motor vehicle and flight from police.

It is alleged that on Sunday the man was operating a motor vehicle in a dangerous manner as he travelled through the Brookdale Mall parking lot. The man also failed to stop when police attempted to conduct a traffic stop.

Matthew Picano, 20 was taken into custody, charged accordingly and later released to appear in court.

On Sunday a Cornwall man was arrested for ramming his car into a vehicle operated by another fellow.

Police said the incident occured Sunday in a parking lot on McConnell Avenue. Cornwall police charged Michael Andre, 38 of Cornwall with two counts of assault with a weapon, weapons dangerous and dangerous driving.