Al­bert Bridge man re­manded from hos­pi­tal bed

Cape Breton Post - - CAPE BRETON -

An Al­bert Bridge man was re­manded to jail from his hos­pi­tal bed Wed­nes­day af­ter be­ing charged with two counts of breach­ing the con­di­tions of his re­lease.

An­drew Phillip MacIn­tyre, 33, is sched­uled to re­turn to pro­vin­cial court Fri­day for a bail hear­ing.

He was ar­rested Mon­day af­ter he al­legedly fled a ve­hi­cle stopped by Cape Bre­ton Re­gional Po­lice.

MacIn­tyre was on con­di­tions af­ter be­ing charged pre­vi­ously with two counts of as­sault, two counts of ut­ter­ing threats and sin­gle counts of forcible en­try and mis­chief.

A pro­vin­cial court judge, pros­e­cu­tor and duty coun­sel lawyer went to the Cape Bre­ton Re­gional Hos­pi­tal to for­mally re­mand MacIn­tyre.

When ap­pre­hended, po­lice no­ticed MacIn­tyre was suf­fer­ing a leg in­jury which was later con­firmed to be bro­ken.

The in­ci­dent is now un­der in­ves­ti­ga­tion by mem­bers of the Se­ri­ous In­ci­dent Re­sponse Team.

The ve­hi­cle was a pulled over at ap­prox­i­mately 4:30 p.m. It was trav­el­ling north on Ge­orge Street in Syd­ney be­fore turn­ing onto Edgar Street and then Donna Drive, where a pas­sen­ger sud­denly ex­ited the ve­hi­cle.

The driver is also fac­ing var­i­ous Mo­tor Ve­hi­cle Act of­fences.

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