(TOWNSHIP OF GUELPH-ERAMOSA ON) - On October 17, 2020 at approximately 1:40 a.m. the Wellington County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a report of a vehicle in a ditch on Wellington Road 27 just north of Rockwood.
Police spoke with the driver and determined that their ability to operate a motor vehicle was impaired by alcohol and they were place under arrest. The driver was transported to a local OPP Operation Centre for further testing.
Brian Anthony GRAVES, 34-years-old of Rockwood, has been charged with;
Operation While Impaired - Alcohol
Operation While Impaired - 80 Plus
Novice Driver-Blood Alcohol Concentration Above Zero
A 90-day Administrative Driver's Licence Suspension (A.D.L.S.) and 7-day Vehicle Impoundment was initiated as per statute. The accused is scheduled to appear in the Ontario court of justice - Guelph on November 10, 2020 to answer to the charges.
If you suspect someone is driving while their ability to operate a motor vehicle is impaired, either by drug or alcohol, call police at 911 to report it.