HomePolice and Court

Police make three impaired driving arrests

By: Sudbury Northern Life Staff

 | May 31, 2014 - 11:21 AM |
Greater Sudbury Police officers made three impaired driving arrests the weekend of May 9 to May 11. File photo.

Greater Sudbury Police officers made three impaired driving arrests the weekend of May 9 to May 11. File photo.

Arrests made in mid-May

The Greater Sudbury Police Service has reported on three impaired driving arrests made in mid-May.

On Friday, May 9, police officers responded responded to a possible drunk driver on Municipal Road 80 in Hanmer.

A 59-year-old woman was later charged with care or control while impaired (drug) contrary to the Criminal Code of Canada. She was released from custody and was compelled to attend court on May 21, 2014.

On Saturday, May 10, police observed a black 2013 GMC sports utility vehicle make an illegal turn. The driver, a 28-year-old male, failed a roadside blood alcohol test.

He was charged with driving with more than 80 milligrams of alcohol in his blood contrary to the Criminal Code of Canada.
His driver's licence was suspended for 90 days and his vehicle was impounded for a week. The man was released from custody and compelled to attend court on May 21.

On Sunday, May 11, police arrested the driver of a 1998 green Chevrolet Lumina for driving with a blood alcohol content that was double the legal limit.

The male driver was stopped on Lorne Street. 

Reader's Feedback

NorthernLife.ca may contain content submitted by readers, usually in the form of article comments. All reader comments and any opinions, advice, statements or other information contained in any messages posted or transmitted by any third party are the responsibility of the author of that message and not of NorthernLife.ca. The fact that a particular message is posted on or transmitted using this web site does not mean that NorthernLife.ca has endorsed that message in any way or verified the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any message. We encourage visitors to NorthernLife.ca to report any objectionable content by using the "report abuse" link found in the comments section of this web site. Comment Guidelines


comments powered by Disqus

Most Popular

Local Business Directory