(TOWNSHIP OF CENTRE WELLINGTON, ON) - On Friday September 21, 2018 at approximately 2:48 a.m. a member of the Wellington County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) was on general patrol on Highway 6 near the Fourth Line of Nichol Township when he observed a white 2 door coupe stopped perpendicular across the roadway.
The officer conducted a traffic stop and while speaking with the male driver determined that he was under the influence of alcohol. A Roadside Screening Device (ASD) test was conducted which resulted in a fail. He was arrested and brought to a local OPP Operations Centre for further testing.
23-year-old Amir ZERIC of Kitchener has been charged with Driving a Motor Vehicle With Over 80 mgs of Alcohol in 100mL of blood contrary to the Criminal Code of Canada. An Administrative Driver's Licence Suspension (A.D.L.S.) and 7-day Vehicle Impoundment was initiated as per statute. He is scheduled to appear in Guelph Court on October 19, 2018 to answer to his charges.