Speeding Impaired Driver Has Vehicle Impounded & Is Arrested
Source: Area OPP
Date: Thu Jun 13 02:54:49 MST 2019
While speaking with the driver, officers formed the opinion that they were impaired by alcohol. The driver was arrested and brought to a local OPP Operations Centre for further testing.
As a result of the investigation, Jose G. COUTO, 65-years-old of Listowel, has been charged with Impaired Operation, Racing and Refusing to comply with a Demand for Breath Sample. 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 Guelph Criminal Court on July 9, 2019.
If you suspect someone is driving while their ability to operate a motor vehicle is impaired by drugs or alcohol, please call 911 immediately.