The man was not recognized by authorities, and it is unclear if he’s a Canadian resident.
After calling 911, the taxi driver took the person to police headquarters, the place he refused to adjust to officers’ calls for to depart the automotive, officers stated. Officers eliminated him from the taxi and positioned him into custody.
The man was fined on three accounts for failure to put on a face protecting, abusive or belligerent habits and failure to adjust to the path of an officer, totaling $542 ($690 CAD), the most important variety of CRMA fines issued to a person by VicPD officers, police stated.
The passenger was additionally ticketed for being intoxicated in a public place, and was held at headquarters behind bars till he was sober.