Just before 2AM this morning, 22 December, the 9-1-1 Communications Centre dispatched police to a domestic disturbance at a residence in the Prospect area of George Town. Police arrived and were directed to a man who had reportedly returned home and kicked in the door and assaulted the woman living there. Officers spoke with the man, who was visibly intoxicated, and informed him that he was being arrested. The man violently resisted being placed in handcuffs, fighting and kicking officers. More officers arrived and the man, age 50 of George Town, was subdued and arrested on suspicion of assault, damage to property, assaulting police and resisting arrest. He was taken into custody and bailed for medical reasons.
The man is an Auxiliary Constable with the RCIPS. He has been suspended from duty.