(Township OF centre wellington, ON) - On January 1, 2019 members of the Wellington County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) were monitoring traffic on Wellington Road 7, south of Elora. At approximately 1:30 a.m. the driver of a silver hatchback was stopped for speeding while travelling over 110 km/hr in an 80km/hr zone.
While speaking with the male driver, officers formed the opinion that he was under the influence of alcohol. A Roadside Screening test was conducted which resulted in a fail. He was arrested and brought to a local OPP Operations Centre for further testing.
20-year-old Gabriel NOBLECILLA BASTIDA of Oakville has been charged with Impaired Driving - Over 80 (mgs or more of alcohol in 100mL of blood) and Speeding. A 90-day 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 February 8, 2019.