An RCMP officer suffered minor injuries after being assaulted Wednesday afternoon in Montreal Lake.
The officer was conducting a traffic stop in the community around 12:30 p.m. and had just arrested the female passenger in the vehicle when the man driving assaulted them.
A low speed pursuit then began along Highway 969, with the suspect vehicle attempting to ram an RCMP cruiser, the vehicle was then forced off the road and the driver inside was arrested immediately .
A second officer also sustained minor injuries after they were dragged behind the suspect vehicle for a brief period.
Both suspects remain in custody, police say charges have yet to be laid.