(MEAFORD, ON) - On September 11, 2020 at 9:58 p.m., Grey Bruce Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) were conducting a Reduce Impaired Driving Everywhere (RIDE) program on the 10th Concession, near Grey Road 18, in the Municipality of Meaford.
The driver of a red pick-up truck was stopped and failed a roadside screening device. They were arrested and transported to the Markdale detachment for a breath test.
As a result of this investigation, Grey Bruce OPP have charged Daniel NEILLY, 39 years-of-age, from Meaford, with the following offences:
Operation of a motor vehicle while impaired by alcohol, section 320.14(1)(a) Criminal Code of Canada (CC)
Operation while impaired with blood alcohol concentration 80 milligrams or more, section 320.14(1)(b) CC
Driving a motor vehicle with an open container of liquor, section 32(1) Liquor Licence Act
The accused was released on an Appearance Notice and is required to attend the Ontario Court of Justice in Owen Sound on November 19, 2020.
Anyone with information that can assist Grey Bruce OPP with this investigation, call 1-888-310-1122. Should you wish to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or submit a secure web-tip a, where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000.