By David Klassen
An intoxicated man on a snowmobile allegedly taunted police, swore at them and fishtailed around a parking lot in Petersfield, Manitoba on Friday.
RCMP say the incident happened at about 12:30 a.m. when police observed the man driving in an erratic manner.
The man eventually fell off the snowmobile in front of officers while driving circles around them.
He was arrested — obviously — and had his 2011 Polaris snowmobile impounded.
The 35-year-old man from the RM of St. Andrews was later released and will appear in Selkirk court on February 4, 2011.
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