Goderich Drug Bust

49 Year Old Stunt Driver Attempts To Evade Police - Zoltan BERTOK Arrested

Source: Area OPP
Date: Wed Aug 15 03:47:27 MST 2018

(PERTH EAST, ON) - Shortly after 8:30 a.m. on August 13, 2018, a member of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Perth County detachment observed a stunt driver on Perth Line 43 in the Township of Perth East.

The vehicle failed to stop for police and fled the scene, entering a ditch. The vehicle was located by police and no injuries were sustained by the lone occupant.

As a result, forty-nine-year old Zoltan BERTOK of Kitchener was arrested and charged with the following offences:
Dangerous operation of a motor vehicle;
Flight while pursued by police;
Drive while under suspension; and,
Race a motor vehicle-excessive speed

The vehicle was towed and impounded. The male was later released on a Promise to Appear and is scheduled to appear in court at a later date.

"This incident is yet another example of the dangers associated with stunt driving. The actions of this driver placed other drivers, cyclists, and one of our members at serious and unnecessary risk. Stunt driving will not be tolerated, and we appreciate the community members who assisted with this investigation." Inspector Rob Scott, Detachment Commander, Perth County OPP.


If you observe suspicious or concerning driving behaviour, pull over and call police at 1-888-310-1122. For emergencies, dial 9-1-1.

Area OPP

Fatal Collision Closes Road
Kubota Tractors Stolen In South Huron
Over 80 & Open Alcohol Charges Laid In Goderich - Thomas HALLAHAN
Expired Plate Leads To Impaired Charge
Volunteers Needed For The Huron County OPP Auxiliary Unit
Theft From Garage In North Perth
Licence Plates Stolen from Vehicle In North Perth
Theft Of $1000 Of Fuel
Missing 17 Year Old Located
Suspended Driver Found After Attempting To Evade Police And Ditching Vehicle
65 Year Old Facing Criminal Harassment Charge - Name Released
60 Year Old Driver From South Huron Facing Impaired By Drug Charge
Child Porn And Luring Bust In Exeter And Clinton - Names Released
24 Year Old From Seaforth Facing Drunk Driving Charge After Collision With Parked Vehicle
26 Year Old From Central Huron Facing Drunk Driving Charge
OPP Is Hiring - Info Session 10Oct2018 Owen Sound
Missing 17 Year Old - Johnathan VINCENT
Motor Vehicle Collision Education Event Held In West Perth
47 Year Old Ditch Drunk Driver Arrested - Name Released
Ryan KRUIZENGA - Drive While Suspended
K9 Track Nets Man In Custody & Warrant For Second Suspect
Male Caught Stunt Driving On Hwy 6
Park Warden Helps Nab Outlaw
56 Year Old Speeder Caught Going 50 Over Limit On Hwy 21
19 Year Old Facing Drunk Driving Charge Following Collision With Tree

Wingham Police Service











© 2015 GFP. All Parties are to be presumed innocent. Note: We archive all police press releases and make them available to the public. If you were listed in press release in error, please contact the police detachment that issued the PR and request a correction. Press releases will not be deleted from our archive. If your charges were dropped, it does not change the historical fact that a PR was issued.