Update: Harold Howard Charged with Attempted Murder
The St Catherine Standard is reporting that Harold Howard has deliberately crashed his pickup truck into the front entrance of the Niagara Fallsview Casino Resort. Howard was being pursued in his vehicle by police through Niagara Falls early Tuesday morning before he crashed his vehicle at 2 am.
Previous to the car chase, Howard allegedly assaulted a couple with a weapon before speeding off in a vehicle to another residence. At the second residence, Howard collided with a vehicle in the driveway before fleeing.
Howard was taken into custody without incident. He is charged with two counts of Attempted Murder, two counts of Assault with a Weapon, Attempted Break and Enter, Fail to Remain, Flight from Police, Dangerous Operation of a Motor Vehicle, Mischief, and two Counts of Breach of Recognizance.
The newspaper reports that police attempted to stop the vehicle on several occasions but the male driver continued his flight.
MMA fans may remember Howard from his appearances at UFC 3 and 4.