News Police lock up intoxicated man but not before trying to help him SHARE ON: Rocco Frangione, contributor, Wednesday, Jan. 2nd, 2019 An Elliot Lake man is charged with being intoxicated in a public place after getting into an altercation with police at the OPP office in Elliot Lake. The 54-year-old was found wandering in the cold in a confused and drunken state when someone dropped him off at the detachment building. That was Saturday night. When police tried to find a place for the man overnight, he became belligerent and uncooperative. That’s when he was put behind bars until he sobered up the next day.