Sarnia Police recover SUV allegedly used in attempt to hit officer

A 2005 Cadillac SUV that Sarnia Police say was reported stolen on Jan. 18, 2012 and allegedly involved in a Jan. 26 attempt to run over an officer has been recovered.

Police say the vehicle was located along a dirt path in the area of Tashmoo Avenue on Jan. 27. The licence plate on the vehicle at the time of the recovery had been reported stolen out of London and had been involved in several "gas drive offs" in the last several days.

The vehicle was damaged and had to be towed from the area. Police say it will be examined by the Forensic Identification Branch.

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