Drunk Driver From Kincardine Arrested On Hwy 21

Source: Area OPP
Date: Tue Jun 11 02:28:33 MST 2019

(KINCARDINE, ON) - Just before 8:00 p.m. on June 5, 2019 a member of the South Bruce Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) stopped a vehicle on Highway 21 and after investigation arrested the driver for impaired operation.

When the officer initiated a traffic stop they observed the driver showing signs of impairment and determined the driver had consumed alcohol. The driver was arrested and transported to detachment for further tests.

The male driver, Brian MCKEACHNIE, a 54-year-old from Kincardine, Ontario, has been charged with:

Operation while impaired by alcohol contrary to S. 320.14(1)(a) CC
Operation while impaired - blood alcohol concentration 80 plus contrary to S. 320.14(1)(b) CC
Operation while prohibited contrary to S. 320.18 CC
The accused is required to appear before the Ontario Court of Justice - Walkerton, on June 26, 2019 to answer to the charges.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is to call the South Bruce OPP at 1-888-310-1122. Should you wish to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or submit a secure web-tip at www.cstip.ca, where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000.


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