A Ste. Madeleine man has been arrested in connection with unlawful protest action which occurred in the Southern Division yesterday afternoon.
Officers of the Southern Division Task Force and Ste. Madeleine and Mon Repos Police Stations responded to reports of residents of Corinth Hills, burning tyres and other debris on the roadway around 2:30pm, on Tuesday 30th June, 2020, and disrupting the flow of traffic.
The officers were assisted by personnel from the Mon Repos Fire Station in extinguishing the blaze and clearing the roadway.
A 28-year-old man of Corinth Hills, Ste. Madeleine, was subsequently arrested in connection with the incident.
Investigations are ongoing.