Speeder Arrested; Charged with Impaired Driving

On April 2, 2019 at approximately 7:57 p.m., the OPP conducted a traffic stop for speeding on Highway 69 in Greater Sudbury.

While conversing with the driver regarding his speed police determined that the driver was operating a vehicle under the influence of alcohol.

As a result of the investigation a 39 year-old Sudbury man was arrested and charged with:

  • Failure or Refusal to Comply with Demand 
  • Driving Motor Vehicle with Open Container of Liquor 
  • Speeding 1- 49km/h over Posted Limit 
  • Drive Motor Vehicle - No Validation on Plate 

The accused was issued a 90 day Automatic Drivers Licence Suspension (ADLS), and the vehicle was impounded for seven days. He was released on a Promise to Appear and is scheduled to appear at the Ontario Court of Justice in Sudbury, Ontario on May 1, 2019.