(HALDIMAND COUNTY, ON) - The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Haldimand County Detachment has charged a 21-year-old male with multiple offences including drinking and driving following a traffic stop at a Highway 3, Cayuga, Haldimand County, Ontario address.
On Sunday July 29, 2018 at 10:19 p.m., OPP were conducting patrols on Highway 3 near Decewsville Road when a vehicle travelling east bound caught the attention of an officer.
OPP stopped the vehicle and investigated.
While speaking with the male driver, the officer noticed signs that the driver had consumed alcohol.
A roadside test was conducted, which the driver failed resulting in his arrest.
OPP has charged 21-year-old Michael BAIRD of Haldimand County, Ontario with:
Driving a motor vehicle with more than 80 milligrams of alcohol in blood
Driving a motor vehicle with open container of liquor
His driver's licence was automatically suspended for 90 days and his vehicle was impounded.
He is to appear in Provincial Court Cayuga at a later date to answer to the charges.