Standoff charges withdrawn
Charges have been withdrawn against a Trochu man who was set for trial on charges arising from a standoff with police on June 29, 2012.
Chad Alain Frere, 39, was arrested by police called to an alleged rampage at Trochu Motors, his former employer.
Frere was set to stand trial in Drumheller on Dec. 4 on charges of obstructing police, resisting police and dangerous driving. The charges were withdrawn and the trial was cancelled.