Members of the Peterborough County Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a traffic complaint regarding a possible impaired driver on Highway 28 at approximately 11:00am yesterday morning. The vehicle was located on Thelgar Road and the driver was found to be under the influence of alcohol.
Mark BARNETT (age 57) of Mississauga, Ontario was arrested and charged with:
• Operation while impaired-alcohol and drugs
• Operation while impaired-blood alcohol concentration-80 plus
The accused had their driver’s licence suspended for 90 days and vehicle impounded for 7 days.
The accused is scheduled to appear in the Ontario Court of Justice in Peterborough on August 31, 2021.