Members of the Peterborough County Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a traffic complaint regarding a possible impaired driver on Oak Street at approximately 9:00pm last night. The vehicle was located and the driver was found to be under the influence of alcohol.
Sandipkumar PATEL (age 31) of Centre-Hastings, Ontario was arrested and charged with:
· Operation while impaired-alcohol
· Operation while impaired-blood alcohol concentration-80 plus
The accused had their driver’s licence suspended for 90 days and vehicle impounded for seven days.
The accused is scheduled to appear in the Ontario Court of Justice in Peterborough on June 17, 2021.