Man facing ten charges after fleeing Fredericton Police

Fredericton Police

Fredericton Police say a 29-year old Florenceville man is facing multiple charges related to incidents in the city.

Officers, including the Emergency Response Team, responded Wednesday afternoon to a report of a serious assault on Angelview Court on the city's southside.

Police say Drew Everett Derrah was arrested at around 5:30 p.m. following a brief foot chase and was found to be in possession of a loaded shotgun.

Derrah made a court appearance on Thursday where he was charged with ten offences, including assault with a weapon, uttering threats, possession of methamphetamine and weapons offences.

He was remanded into custody and is scheduled to make a court appearance on Tuesday.