Suspended Driver Charged Charged At RIDE - Mark DENNISSource: Area OPP
Date: Tue Oct 9 04:17:52 MST 2018
(NORTH PERTH, ON) - A Reduce Impaired Driving Everywhere (RIDE) check conducted on October 6, 2018 resulted in an arrest and charges. Members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Perth County detachment were in the Municipality of North Perth conducting the campaign shortly before 1:00 a.m. when a motor vehicle entered the area.
Through investigation, it was determined that the driver was currently suspended and wanted by another police service in Ontario. Further investigation resulted in the location of drugs and alcohol inside of the motor vehicle.
As a result, forty-seven-year old Mark DENNIS of St. Thomas was arrested and charged with:
Trafficking in Schedule I substance-cocaine,
Trafficking in Schedule II substance-cannabis marihuana, and
Drive while under suspension
He was later released on a Promise to Appear and is scheduled to appear in court at a later date.
A female passenger was charged with open alcohol under the Liquor Licence Act and released.
If you observe suspicious or concerning driving behaviour, pull over and call police at 1-888-310-1122. For emergencies, dial 9-1-1.
Area OPP26 Year Old From Central Huron Succumbs To Injuries Following Collision Near Walton
Canoe Capsizes - Hunter Drowns
Drunk Driver Backs Into Parked Car
$250,000 Drug Bust In Kincardine
K9 Used To Track And Arrest Duncan MACAULEY
E-Bike Recovered & Charges Laid
Theft Of Copper In Brockton
5 Year Old Airlifted Following Dirt Bike Incident
Men Arrested And Drugs Seized At RIDE
Male Stealing Canoe Confronted By Owner
Theft Of Black BMX Bike In Ripley
Driver Airlifted To Hospital - Road Closed Near Walton
19 Year Old Caught Going 50 Over Speed Limit - Vehicle Impounded
$50,000 Stolen Over 2 Years - Kirk HARKINS Charged
Another Impaired Driver Arrested At RIDE
OPP Officer Charged Following Collision
OPP Report 156 Dead - Operation Impact Results for Wellington County
Human Trafficking Awareness Presentations
Car In Ditch Leads To Drunk Driving Charge For 38 Year Old
Pick-up In Ditch Leads To Drunk Driving Charge
42 Year Old Arrested At RIDE
Lost In Ditch Leads To Arrest - Alcohol A Factor
22 Year Old Golf Cart Operator Facing Drunk Driving Charge
BOLO Stolen E-Bike From Exeter
35 Year Old Arrested For Drunk Driving In Wasaga Beach
Huron CountyWest Nile virus found in Huron County mosquitoes
Health Unit: Avoid Mosquito Bites