(CITY OF GUELPH, ON) - On Monday July 2, 2018, at approximately 10:00 a.m., a Wellington County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officer was monitoring traffic on the Hanlon Expressway, Guelph. The officer observed a male driving a silver sedan at a speed that appeared to be well above the posted 80 km/h speed limit. The vehicle was locked on radar in excess of 155 km/h, exceeding the posted speed limit by at least 75 km/h. Further investigation revealed the car was not insured.
20-year-old Wayne Andrew NAVARRETTE of Brampton has been charged with Racing a Motor Vehicle and Failing to have Insurance. He is scheduled to appear in Guelph Provincial Court on August 15, 2018 and his driver's licence and vehicle were seized for a period of seven days as per statute.