Busy night for Prince Albert police
Prince Albert police were kept busy on New Year's Eve.
Published Tuesday, January 1, 2013 12:17PM CST
Last Updated Tuesday, January 1, 2013 6:59PM CST
New Year’s Eve was relatively quiet in Prince Albert. While police responded to 105 calls, there were no arrests for impaired driving.
However, it wasn’t completely event-free in the city.
At 4:09 a.m., police assisted Parkland Ambulance with a call of an injured male at the 300 block of 12th Street West.
The incident is currently being investigated as an aggravated assault against two people. A 21-year-old male is in care at the Victoria Hospital and a 19-year-old male has been treated and released.
Police responded to another incident at 5:20 a.m. Police were called to the 1400 block of 28th Street East for a complaint of a family dispute. An intoxicated male in the residence was arrested for breach of conditional sentence and will also be charged with assaulting a police officer after resisting arrest and spitting on an officer during the arrest process. The male will be remanded in custody and his initial appearance in PA provincial court is scheduled for Jan. 2.
Mobile Crisis also assisted police with an infant located in the residence.
Police also responded to a single vehicle motor vehicle accident at 6:30 a.m. at 14th Street and Central Ave. A vehicle struck a fire hydrant and caused some damage to an adjoining building. The road surface was also significantly flooded due to hydrant leakage.
The 30-year old male driver has been charged with driving without due care and attention and was issued a 24-hour driving suspension.