RCMP looking to identify dangerous driver in Saint-Quentin

(Submitted/RCMP)

The Saint-Quentin RCMP Detachment is asking for the public's assistance to identify the driver of an unlicensed dirt bike involved in a dangerous driving incident with police.

Officers attempted around 6:55 p.m. May 15 to stop an off-road bike driving dangerously on Guimond Road.

Police say they dirt-bike drove at a police vehicle, narrowly avoiding a collision, before fleeing the scene across Route 17 against a red light at a high rate of speed.

The RCMP describes the dirt bike as being black and yellow with a grey star on the front and was missing a licence plate.

The driver is described as being a man wearing a white helmet with grey or green markings on it, a grey hoodie with red lettering "HH" on the front, dark pants and a black backpack.

Anyone with information on the dirt bike or driver pictured above or who may have witnessed this particular incident is asked to contact the Saint-Quentin RCMP at 506-235-2149 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).