Manhunt In Wabigoon Ends With One Arrest

Posted on Friday, September 14, 2018 10:08 AM

A manhunt in the Wabigoon area has ended with the arrest of one person.

Provincial Police spotted a stolen truck on Highway 17 Friday morning between Dryden and Ignace.

Police say the suspect hit a police cruiser and then sideswiped a civilian vehicle to escape.

Wabigoon Fire say a woman in that car wasn't seriously injured.

OPP say the suspect vehicle then rolled over near Wabigoon but the driver managed to flee the scene.

The individual was eventually arrested following a massive search by OPP, Dryden Police and the K9 unit.

Only minor injuries are reported and police stress they aren't looking for other suspects.