On Saturday night, Steinbach RCMP was patrolling Steinbach and observed a red Honda motorcycle driving recklessly and making excessive noise.

Members tried to conduct a traffic stop on the motorcycle, but the driver took off on multiple occasions. The driver was eventually apprehended before trying to flee again.

Steinbach RCMP arrested a 20-year-old male from Steinbach for Flight from Police x2.

He was also issued numerous Highway Traffic Act (HTA) tickets, which included Flight from Police x2, Making Unnecessary Noise, Driving Carelessly, Driving Disqualified, Driving without Liability Insurance, and Driving Unregistered.  

The motorcycle was impounded for 30 days and served a Serious Offence Notice for further License Review by MPI.

The man was released on an Appearance Notice.

Steinbach RCMP also issued numerous HTA tickets throughout the night for Making Unnecessary Noise and Disobeying Traffic lights.