Sudbury man accused of driving impaired

Sudbury man accused of driving impaired

On Tuesday, April 4th, 2017, shortly before 5 p.m., following a 9-1-1 call reporting a suspected impaired driver, North Bay Police arrested a 41-year old Sudbury man on McKeown Avenue. Following intoxilyzer breath samples he provided at police headquarters, police charged him with:

  • One count of driving while ability impaired by alcohol;
  • One count of driving with more than 80 mgs of alcohol in blood;
  • One count of driving while disqualified;
  • Three counts of breach of probation.

He was later released from custody with a court date scheduled for April 11th, 2017.

Keeping our roads safe is a shared responsibility.

The North Bay Police Service thanks the concerned citizen who called 9-1-1 to report this incident to police.

Impaired driving is a criminal offence under Canada’s Criminal Code

Motorists are reminded that driving while impaired by alcohol or drugs is a criminal offence. For more information, visit the “Impaired Driving” section of the Ontario Ministry of Transportation’s website at: http://www.mto.gov.on.ca/english/safety/impaired-driving.shtml