The Orillia Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) have arrested and charged a female driver with impaired operation related charges.
On November 18th, 2023, at about 6:10 p.m., officers from Orillia OPP responded to traffic complaint in the area of Highway 12 in Severn Township heading towards the City of Orillia. Officers patrolled the area and located a vehicle matching the description and were led to an impaired operation driving investigation.
As a result, Emily Arseneau, 20-year-old, from Kilworthy has been charged with:
- Operation while impaired-alcohol
- Operation while impaired- blood alcohol concentration (80 plus)
- Novice driver – BAC above zero
- Young driver – BAC above zero
The accused is scheduled to appear before the Ontario Court of Justice in Orillia, to answer to the charges at a later date in November 2023. As a result of these charges, her driver’s licence has been suspended for 90 days, and vehicle impounded for a period of 7 days.