WINNIPEG - Manitoba RCMP say they stopped a man who allegedly jumped into an excavator at a Winnipeg water treatment plant and started smashing buildings and vehicles.
Mounties were called to the facility in the RM of Springfield for a report of a break-in early Saturday.
Officers climbed aboard the machine and eventually got the man to stop but they say he resisted arrest and assaulted them. Hoiwever, no one was injured.
A 39 year old Winnipegger faces numerous charges and remains in custody.