Running Stop Light & Refusing To Blow Ends With ArrestSource: Area OPP
Date: Fri Jan 25 03:20:10 MST 2019
(TOWNSHIP OF CENTRE WELLINGTON, ON) - On Sunday January 20, 2019 at approximately 3:50 a.m. members of the Wellington County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a report of an erratic driver operating a grey motor vehicle on Highway 7 near Wellington Road 44. Witness advised that the vehicle was all over the road and failed to stop at a red light.
Police located the vehicle that matched the description and conducted a traffic stop.
While speaking with the male driver officers formed the opinion that his ability to operate a motor vehicle was impaired by alcohol and he was placed under arrest. He was transported to a local OPP Operations Centre for further testing where he refused to comply with the demand to provide a breath sample.
36-year-old Jason COKE of Guelph has been charged with Refusing to Provide/Comply with Demand contrary to the Criminal Code of Canada. He is scheduled to appear in Guelph Criminal Court on February 19, 2019 to answer to the charge.
A 90-day Administrative Driver's Licence Suspension (A.D.L.S.) and 7-day Vehicle Impoundment was initiated as per statute.
If you suspect someone is driving while their ability to operate a motor vehicle is impaired, either by drug or alcohol, call police at 911 to report it.
Area OPP45 Year Old Facing Drunk Driving Charge - WATTS
$300,000 Drug Bust - GOOD
Methamphetamine Bust On Diagonal Road - GILKINSON
Passed Out Behind Wheel In Exeter Ends With Arrest
Suspect Arrested After Fleeing From Police
Impaired Driver Arrested After Ending Up In Ditch
Driver Flees Police After Crashing Into Cemetery Gates
Smash And Grab At Kincardine Jewelry Store
BOLO Stolen Grey F150 - Plate: AK59530
Arrest Made In Clinton Break And Enter - MAIZE
Methamphetamine Bust In Huron-Kinloss
Repeat Offender Attempts To Evade Police By Hiding In Mud - GREEN
BOLO Stolen Jaguar - Plate: CFHK 833
Theft From Vehicles - CASSIN
Passed Out Behind Wheel In Goderich Leads To Impaired Charge
21 Year Old Arrested Following Baseball Bat Attack
Triple Suspended Driver Caught Driving - EDMONSTONE
Drunk Driver Arrested On Hwy 9 - FRITZ
Swastika Graffiti Investigation In North Perth
Two Arrested Near Clinton Following Assault & Forcible Confinement in North Perth - CHAMBERS & DOLMAGE
Another Collision Involving Horse Drawn Buggy
29 Year Old Arrested After Foot Chase
Cannabis Plants Seized
21 Year Old Caught Going 140 in an 80
Repeat Offender Arrested - Methamphetamine A Factor
Huron CountyWest Nile virus found in Huron County mosquitoes
Health Unit: Avoid Mosquito Bites