On Saturday February 20, 2021, at approximately 9:30 pm, members of the Northumberland Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), along with Alnwick-Haldimand Township Fire Department and Northumberland Paramedic Services, responded to a report of a single vehicle collision on County Road 2 between Usborne Road and Town Line Road.
Officers located the silver coloured pick-up truck with significant damage after it was reportedly driven off the roadway, through a snowbank and into the ditch. The driver who sustained only minor injuries was found to be under the influence of alcohol.
As a result of the investigation Tyson SHELDRICK (age 30) of Cramahe Township, Ontario, was arrested and charged with:
- Operation while impaired – alcohol and drugs
- Operation while impaired – blood alcohol concentration (80 plus)
The accused was released and is scheduled to appear at the Ontario Court of Justice in Cobourg on March 31, 2021.