Four people face criminal charges after they were arrested downtown Port Elgin on Tuesday.
Saugeen Shores Police Service officers with the Criminal Investigations and Drug Unit and Uniform Patrol conducted the investigation that resulted in the arrests.
A 36-year-old woman and 29-year-old man who were both wanted for various offences were located walking together in the downtown. Police approached them and the man was taken into custody. But when officers tried to arrest the woman, she attempted to pull away and was swinging her arms, police said in a news release.
A struggle with the woman involving two uniformed officers ensued and an off-duty officer had to assist and restrain the woman and take her into custody. No injuries were reported.
The man and woman had a small quantity of crystal methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia, multiple items believed to be stolen, break-in tools, gloves and a mask, the news release said.
The 36-year-old woman was charged with possession of crystal meth, resisting a peace officer and possession of property obtained by crime under $5,000.
The 29-year-old man was charged with possession of crystal meth, possession of break-in instruments, possession of property obtained by crime under $5,000 and two counts of failing to comply with a probation order.
A 36-year-old man and 19-year-old man were both charged with failing to comply with an officer in charge of an undertaking.
Three of the accused were released for future court dates, while the 29-year-old man was held in custody for a court date.