Hamilton, Ontario ,

Police Cruiser Rammed During Traffic Stop

A 2005 Honda Civic was observed by Police driving with significant front end damage. The Honda refused to pull over and rammed the police cruiser from behind. The vehicle was eventually located with drugs and weapons inside. A male and a female from Hamilton face several criminal charges.

On December 18, 2019, shortly after 9:00 a.m., an officer observed a Honda Civic with heavy front end damage travelling northbound on Sanford Avenue North in Hamilton. Police attempted a traffic stop by pulling in front of the vehicle as it travelled eastbound on Ottawa Street North but the vehicle accelerated, hitting the rear bumper of the patrol car and sideswiping it as it tried to pass. The Honda lost control and struck a concrete barrier. Despite the damage to both cars, Honda chooses to continue driving eastbound on Ottawa Street ignoring lights and sirens.

The vehicle was quickly located driving on Parkdale Avenue South where a traffic stop was safely conducted.

Police identified the two occupants and placed them under arrest. Inside the vehicle drugs, pellet handgun, pellet rifle, prohibited weapons, fraudulent money, stolen identification and ammunition were located.

The male and female were brought into Central custody with their bail opposed.

Charged: Jarrett McKay (31-years-old) No Fixed Address

  • Possession Methamphetamine
  • Dangerous operation
  • Failure to stop after an accident
  • Possession of Cocaine
  • Fail to Comply with Recognizance x5
  • Flight from a peace officer
  • Possess a Counterfeit Mark x 2
  • Possession of Prohibited Weapon
  • Possession under $5000 x 2
  • Possession Contrary to Order x 2
  • Possession of Heroin
  • Fail to Re-attend Court

Charged: Ashline Hall (31-years-old) Hamilton resident

  • Adult Possession Methamphetamine

If you have any information that you believe could assist Police with this investigation you are asked to contact Central Staff Sergeant Patrol at (905)546-4725.

To provide information anonymously call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or submit your anonymous tips online at http://www.crimestoppershamilton.com