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28-Sep-2020

West Grey Police report impaired driving, driving while prohibited and theft


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On September 18, 2020, just before midnight West Grey Police were conducting a RIDE check when a vehicle was observed attempting to avoid the RIDE Check. Officers located the vehicle and a man from Meaford, who admitted to being the driver. He failed the roadside screening device and was placed under arrest and transported to the West Grey office. The accused provided two readings of 130 mgs and 140 mgs of alcohol per 100 mls of blood. The man was charged accordingly.

On September 20, 2020, just before midnight West Grey Police were on routine patrol when they observed a vehicle make a u-turn on the crest of a hill and a traffic stop was initiated. The driver of the vehicle was found to be a prohibited driver. He was arrested, charged with Driving while Prohibited and released from police custody with a court date in November.

On September 22, 2020, a man from Mississauga who had an outstanding arrest warrant with West Grey Police Service, attended the station and turned himself in. He was released and will appear in court in December to answer to charges of breaching conditions of a previous release.

On September 24, 2020, West Grey Police received a report of license plates stolen off a vehicle parked in a driveway on Garafraxa Street South in Durham, The Investigation in this matter is ongoing.

 


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