Vehicle Drags RCMP Officer After Fleeing Checkpoint in Pictou County

RCMP are looking for a driver who fled from a police checkpoint in Pictou County and dragged an officer fifty feet with his vehicle early Saturday morning. RCMP say the incident happened just after 1am on Highway 4 in Alma. The driver stopped at the checkpoint and had a brief conversation with the officer before suddenly fleeing. The officer’s arm and shoulder got caught on the vehicle as it sped away. RCMP say the officer suffered minor injuries. Police are looking for a white teenaged male driving an older blue two-door Pontiac or Chevrolet with a loud exhaust.