As a result of Port Hope Police observing a SUV traveling at a high rate of speed and failing to stop at a stop sign at Burnham Street and Hamilton Road, Port Hope, Ontario, Port Hope Police conducted a traffic stop at 10:37 pm on July 31st, 2021.
The operator of the vehicle had difficulty producing her vehicle documents when asked, and an odour of alcohol was detected coming from within the vehicle.
As a result Port Hope Police administered the roadside screening device. The driver of the vehicle, Chantal Pryce, of Port Hope failed the roadside test, and as a result Pryce was arrested for impaired operation – alcohol and drugs.
Pryce was further charged with operation while impaired – blood alcohol concentration (80+). Pryce will appear in court on August 11, 2021 to answer to the charge.