(COUNTY OF BRANT, ON) - A member of the County of Brant Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) while on patrol had occasion to conduct a traffic stop on a motor vehicle for the way it was being operated on May 19, 2018 at approximately 2:40 a.m. on Cockshutt Road in the County of Brant.
Police determined through investigation that vehicle driver was impaired by alcohol. Police have charged the 34-year-old driver Karl GREEN of Six Nations of the Grand River First Nation with the following offences contrary to the Criminal Code of Canada.
Driving While Ability Impaired, contrary to Section 253(1)(a)
Driving a motor vehicle with More than 80 mgs, of Alcohol in Blood contrary to Section 253(1)(b)
He will appear in the Ontario Court of Justice in Brantford at a later date to answer to his charges. If convicted, the offender will be subject to the Criminal Code penalties, including a fine or jail time, and a driving prohibition.
Anyone with information regarding this or any other incident is asked to call the OPP at 1-888-310-1122. Should you wish to remain anonymous you can call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or leave an anonymous online message at www.crimestoppers-brant.ca where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000.