A Lac Du Bonnet woman is facing a list of charges, including assault on a police officer.
Wednesday morning, RCMP were called to a the scene of a car crash just east of Carberry on Highway 1.
A small amount of drug paraphenalia was found, and officers also determined the woman
didn’t have a valid driver’s license.
RCMP soon realized the driver had given false I.D. The woman then fled, dragging an officer
with her, until she eventually hit a snowbank.
After a physical confrontation she was subdued and taken to Brandon Correctional Institute.
27 year old Caley Elizabeth Steele is charged with various offences such as Assault on a police officer, Escaping Custody, Dangerous operation of a vehicle, and Identity fraud.
The officers involved suffered only minor injuries.