Police charge man with dangerous driving just south of Hwy. 407

Police have charged one man and are seeking witnesses following an incident of dangerous driving in Vaughan.

On Sunday May 10 shortly before 6 p.m., an officer on patrol spotted a beige Honda four-door
sedan travelling south on Bathurst Street, just south of Highway 407, driving erratically and at a
high rate of speed. The officer lost sight of the vehicle, but a short time later located it on
Bathurst Street, just south of Milner Gate, after it had collided with several other vehicles. The
driver exited the vehicle, was placed under arrest, but resisted. With the assistance of
bystanders, the officer was able to get the suspect in custody in a parking lot in the area of
Bathurst Street and Chabad Gate.

Marcus Johnson, 30, was charged with dangerous driving, assault police with intent to resist arrest, and fail to stop after a collision.

Investigators are asking anyone who recorded this incident on a mobile phone or anyone with dashcam
of the incident or any of the driving prior to the collision to please come forward.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the York Regional Police #2 District Criminal
Investigations Bureau at 1-866-876-5423, ext.7241, Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS.

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