Nipissing West OPP is reporting their 28th impaired charge of 2020.

Police say they responded to a traffic complaint of a vehicle swerving all over on Highway 17 near Thibeault Road. Shortly after, officers found the vehicle and stopped it. After talking to the driver, police found they had been consuming alcohol and arrested the accused.

As a result, a 40-year-old from Toronto has been charged with:

  • Operation While Impaired – Alcohol and Drugs
  • Operation While Impaired – Blood Alcohol Concentration (80 Plus)

The driver was issued a 90-day licence suspension, and their vehicle was impounded for seven days. The accused has been released and will appear before court on August 6 in West Nipissing.