Man Resists Arrest in Saint John

A 31-year-old man is facing numerous charges after being arrested in Saint John early Saturday morning. Police responded to a disturbance on the boardwalk at Market Square around 1:40am. A 31-year-old man in violation of a pair of probation orders resisted officers attempting to take him into custody. The man was found to be in possession of controlled drug. When placed in a police cruiser the man then attempted to kick out one of the vehicle’s windows. He’s facing charges related to violating his probation, attempting to damage the police car, drug possession and obstruction.