A single vehicle into the ditch on Don Street, Penetanguishene at 4:38 p.m. November 18, 2022 after investigation by officers has resulted in Ashley Wilson Burgess 37 years of Penetanguishene being charged criminally with Operation while impaired – blood alcohol concentration (80 plus) and Drive While under Suspension.
The accused was released from police custody on a recognizance to appear before the Ontario Court of Justice on December 8, 2022 and as well, faces 90 day drivers licence suspensions as per the Ministry of Transportation (ADLS) guidelines and a seven day vehicle impound.
A concerned motorist called the OPP to report a possible impaired driver at 3:13 p.m. November 18, 2022 on King Street, Midland. The suspect crashed into a vehicle in the LCBO, Midland parking lot. Attending officers conducted a impaired driving investigation resulting in Christopher Michael Moreau 37 years of Midland being charged criminally with the following driving related offences of Operation while impaired – alcohol and drugs and further Operation while impaired – blood alcohol concentration (80 plus).
The accused was released from police custody on a recognizance to appear before the Ontario Court of Justice on December 1, 2022 and as well, faces 90 day drivers licence suspensions as per the Ministry of Transportation (ADLS) guidelines and a seven day vehicle impound.
A previously reported single vehicle crash on Simcoe County Road 93, Midland at 11:17 a.m. November 18, 2022 resulted in impaired driving charges for a 42 year old Penetanguishene resident.
A concerned citizen called the OPP at 10:27 a.m. November 18, 2022 to report a possible impaired driver in the area of Honey Harbour Road and the Kings Highway 400, Georgian Bay Township. Officers located the described vehicle nearby on Lone Pine Road and commenced an investigation. As a result of this investigation a quantity of Fentanyl and Cocaine was seized as well as related drug paraphernalia. Charged is the driver, Cody Blue 43 years of Barrie with Possession of anything for use in, production of/trafficking in Schedule I or Schedule III substance and further Driving while under suspension and the passenger Ishneet Sidhu 22 years of Barrie with Possession of a Schedule I Substance- Cocaine. The involved vehicle was also towed from the scene. Both accused persons were released from custody after being treated by Simcoe County Paramedic Services personnel for drug related complications to appear before the the Ontario Court of Justice on January 6, 2023.
A previously reported report by a motorist of a possible impaired driver on Highway 12, Midland at 12:19 p.m. November 15, 2022 resulting in impaired driving related charges for a 63 year old Severn Township driver.