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April 06, 2023

Prohibited Southgate driver facing multiple charges

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The Grey Bruce Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) have charged a driver with multiple offences following a traffic stop.

On April 4, 2023, at 12:06 P.M., A Grey Bruce OPP officer was conducting patrols in the Township of Southgate when they stopped a motor vehicle to investigate a Highway Traffic Act matter.

During the course of the investigation, it was discovered that the driver was currently a prohibited driver under the Criminal Code.

The Grey Bruce OPP have charged a 55 year-old from Southgate with the following offences:

  • Operation while prohibited under the criminal code (two counts)
  • Driving while under suspension (three counts)

The accused is scheduled to appear at the Ontario Court of Justice in Owen Sound at a later date.

The involved motor vehicle was impounded for 45 days.


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