Impaired Driver Charged | Colborne Street East

On Wednesday April 24, 3019 just before 1:30 a.m. Community patrol Officers observed a vehicle travelling eastbound on Colborne Street East.

Officers observed the vehicle swerving in and out of the marked lanes and almost strike the curb. Officers performed a traffic stop and spoke to the male driver.

Upon speaking to the driver Officers observed signs of impairment and a bottle of wine was located on the passenger seat. A demand for a roadside screening device was issued to the driver. The driver registered a fail on the roadside screening device and was arrested.

The driver was transported to the Brantford Police Service where he was to provide samples of his breath as required by law. The accused samples were over the legal limit. A 24 year old Brantford male has been charged with 80 Plus under the Criminal Code. His licence was suspended for 90 days and his vehicle was towed for 7 days. “Together we can build a Stronger and Safer Community”

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