OPP Charge 11 More Drivers This Past Weekend With Stunt Driving

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Between July 24th and July 26th, 2020 on the Bruce Peninsula, 11 motorists were charged with stunt driving - 50km/h or more over the posted speed limit, contrary to section 172(1) Highway Traffic Act (HTA).

 

 (SOUTH-BRUCE PENINSULA, ON)

July 24 - 7:42 p.m. - Artur MARGARYAN, 27, from North York, ON, was travelling over 130 kilometres per hour (km/h) in a white car in this posted 80 km/h zone.

 

July 24 -10:59 p.m. - Taylor DRUER, 22, from Lakeshore, ON was travelling over 135 km/h in a red sport utility vehicle (suv) in this posted 80km/h zone.

 

July 25 - 5:49 p.m. - Hongxian ZHU, 24, from Toronto, ON, was travelling over 130 km/h in a grey suv in this posted 80 km/h zone.

 

July 26 - 10:14 a.m. - Matthew MACDONALD, 30, from Toronto, ON, was travelling over 130 kilometres km/h in a grey car in this posted 80 km/h zone.

 

July 26 - 4:33 p.m. Michael HUDSON, 33, from Peterborough, ON was travelling over 130 km/h in a black suv in this posted 80 km/h zone.

 

July 26 - 5:57 p.m. - Matthew Shantz, 36, from Woodstock, ON, was travelling over 145 km/h in a black suv in this posted 80 km/h zone.

 

July 26 - 6:20 p.m. Hamza SHARIFI, 24, from La Salle, ON was travelling over 130 km/h in a black car in this posted 80 km/h zone.

 

(NORTHERN BRUCE PENINSULA, ON)

July 26 - 10:32 a.m. - Benoit CHARPENTIER, 48, from Saint-Charles-Borromee, Quebec, was travelling over 130 km/h in a white pick-up truck in this posted 80 km/h zone.

 

July 26 - 2:19 p.m. - Maninder SINGH, 22, from Brampton, ON, was travelling over 130 km/h in a silver car in this posted 80 km/h zone.

 

July 26 - 3:32 p.m. - Alessandro BONFIGLI, from Toronto, ON was travelling over 130 km/h in a black suv in this posted 80 km/h zone.

 

All of these drivers were served a Provincial Summons, issued a 7 day drivers licence suspension and their vehicles were towed and impounded for 7 days.

The Grey-Bruce OPP want to remind motorists that excessive speed in one of the leading causes of deaths on our highways.

 

Please slow down and be safe.

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 at www.cstip.ca, where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000.

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Contact: Sgt. Nigel Heels,

Email: nigel.heels@opp.ca  

 

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