Man arrested for multiple offences


2020-01-13 09:03 PST

Penticton – Officers in Penticton successfully arrest man for several offences.

On January 2nd, 2020, at 3:30 p.m., officers with Penticton’s Street Enforcement Unit (SEU) along with the Targeted Enforcement Unit (TEU), located vehicle stolen recently from Osoyoos, BC, parked near Lakeside Road. Officers observed a man, later identified as Daniel Quinn, enter the vehicle and drive it a short distance, before officers identified themselves to him.

The driver, Quinn, fled on foot through a neighbourhood near Lakeside Road, and was pursued by officers. Quinn began to punch and kick at officers, who were eventually able to safely take him into custody.

Quinn, a 35 year old Penticton resident, has been charged with possessing stolen property, possessing a controlled substance, failing to comply with his probation order, prohibited driving, assaulting and obstructing a peace officer.

Both of these teams effectively demonstrated the Penticton South Okanagan Similkameen Regional Detachment’s commitment to crime reduction and prevention. explains Cst. James Grandy.

Released by

Cst. James Grandy

Media Relations Officer
Penticton Regional Detachment
1168 Main Street, Penticton, BC
Office: 250-492-4300


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