On Thursday, December 2, 2021, at approximately 3:40 a.m., officers with the Brantford Police Service responded to a single motor vehicle collision at Brant Avenue and Colborne Street.
Upon arrival, officers located the accused inside the vehicle which had flipped upside down as a result of the collision.
When dealing with the accused, officers observed signs of intoxication. A roadside screening device was utilized, which resulted in a fail.
The accused was subsequently arrested for Impaired Operation and transported to provide samples of her breath as required by law. Both samples provided were over the legal limit.
As a result of the investigation, a 20-year-old woman from Brantford, stands charged with the following violations:
- Operation While Impaired contrary to the Criminal Code
- 80 Plus contrary to the Criminal Code
- Novice Driver BAC over 0 contrary to the Highway Traffic Act
Additionally, a licence suspension was issued, and the vehicle impounded as per law.