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Man arrested after car driven with only 3 tires: police

Police say the car, a 2011 Toyota, was missing a front tire and rim and was scratching the road wherever it travelled.

Remember that blue car from Mr. Bean?(Totally not the actual car in question)

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Remember that blue car from Mr. Bean?(Totally not the actual car in question)

AJAX, Ont. — A 23-year-old Ontario man is facing multiple charges after police say he was found driving a car on only three tires.

Durham Regional Police say they received five complaints about a motorist driving with a missing front tire and rim on Wednesday morning and officers found the vehicle as it was leaving a fast food restaurant in Ajax, Ont.

Police say the car, a 2011 Toyota, was missing a front tire and rim and was scratching the road wherever it travelled.

They say the motorist allegedly caused damage to both a road and a local driveway.

Police say the driver was arrested without incident, the vehicle did not have insurance and a small quantity of marijuana was seized from inside the car.

Police say Kamden Johnson-Holder faces numerous charges that include mischief under $5,000, dangerous operation and posession of marijuana. He also faces five provincial offences.

 

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