02 Oct 27-year-old male arrested for dramatic crime spree
Jesse William Swain, a 27-year-old male, was arrested on September 21st for a crime spree that occurred in downtown Vancouver a couple of weeks ago. Swain was charged with three counts of assault and more counts of robbery, theft and dangerous driving causing accidents with his vehicle.
Swain did not go down willingly. He pepper-sprayed several Good Samaritans who attempted to catch him as he fled the scene. Eventually he was caught and held down by construction workers until officers arrived.
The Vancouver resident remains in custody after allegedly carjacking an SUV, later on causing an accident around Georgia and Hamilton streets.