One person is facing impaired driving charges after Brant County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) members initiated a traffic stop early Friday morning.
Officers with the Brant County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) stopped a vehicle on Highway 24 South in the County of Brant for a Highway Traffic Act investigation at approximately 1:50 a.m. on Friday, July 8, 2022.
One person was arrested and transported to Norfolk County detachment for testing.
Police have charged 64-year-old Brian Harold SMITH, from Norfolk County with the following offences:
- Operation while impaired – blood alcohol concentration (80 plus),
- Drive Motor Vehicle with Liquor Readily available,
- Operate Unsafe Vehicle and
- Use Defaced Plate.
The accused has been released from police custody and is scheduled to appear in the Ontario Court of Justice located in Brantford, Ontario at a later date.