Call for medical help results in arrest in Prince Rupert

On February 1st, 2012 at approximately 10:30 pm , Prince Rupert RCMP were dispatched to a residence on Comox Avenue in Prince Rupert.

~From the Prince Rupert RCMP

On February 1st, 2012 at approximately 10:30 pm , Prince Rupert RCMP were dispatched to a residence on Comox Avenue in Prince Rupert.

An adult male went to the residence and was noted to be in distress and required medical attention. Police, Fire Department and Ambulance arrived on scene and identified the victim as Roger Ingram of Prince Rupert, BC. Ingram was having difficulty breathing and had minor lacerations and bruising to his facial area. Ingram was taken to the Prince Rupert hospital were he was treated and was to be released.

Unfortunately for Ingram he had outstanding warrants for 22 different charges from the Prince Rupert and the Masset area. Ingram was arrested and taken into custody without incident and will be taken to the Prince Rupert Provincial Court for bail hearing this afternoon.

Police are requesting INGRAM be remanded into custody pending his future court appearances. INGRAM refuses to cooperate with police and will not provide any additional information pertaining to the assault.