Essex OPP make multiple impaired driving arrests over weekend

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Ontario Provincial Police in Essex County arrested four drivers over the weekend for alcohol related driving offences.

Members of the Leamington OPP responded to a collision involving three vehicles on County Road 14 in Leamington on November 26 after 6:30 a.m.

As a result of an investigation, a 29-year-old Kingsville man was charged with Operation While Impaired- Alcohol and Drugs and Operation While Impaired - Blood Alcohol Concentration of 80 plus.

Officers also responded to a collision involving a single vehicle on the 9th Concession in the Town of Essex after 11:00 a.m. on November 26.

As a result of that investigation, a 28-year-old man from Harrow is facing two criminal charges including Operation While Impaired.

Police say just after 2:00 a.m. on Sunday, November 28, members of the Lakeshore OPP responded to a collision involving a single vehicle on County Road 22 in the Municipality of Lakeshore.   

A 22-year-old Windsor man was charged with two criminal counts following investigation as a result.

Then Monday morning members of the Leamington OPP were alerted to a suspicious vehicle in the area of Talbot Road East just after 2:39 a.m.

According to police, they found the driver of a van located inside the vehicle and as a result of an investigation, laid three criminal charges against a 23-year-old man from Leamington, including Possession of a Schedule I Substance- Cocaine.

The accused are scheduled to appear in court at a later date. 

All four men had their licences suspended and vehicles impounded.

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