Sûreté du Québec police officers in Argenteuil were recently involved in a chase through Brownsburg-Chatham and Lachute.

At around noon on Sunday January 17, police detected a vehicle traveling at 104 kilometres per hour in a 70 kilometres per hour zone on Route du Canton (Route 148) in Brownsburg-Chatham. The driver refused to stop, and a chase began, following Route 148 and then Autoroute 50 eastbound. The driver continued until exit 260 towards avenue Bethany in Lachute, and then drove on several other streets before stopping in front of a residence on rue Grâce. The suspect tried to enter the residence but was arrested by the police.

The suspect, a 43-year-old man from Lachute was kept in custody and was to appear in court in Saint-Jérôme on January 18.