Members of the City of Kawartha Lakes Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a report of a single motor vehicle which failed to remain after it entered the ditch and damaged some property.
On November 9, 2021 shortly before 3:00 pmofficers responded to the fail to remain collision and located the vehicle and driver nearby. The driver refused to comply with the officer’s demand to provide a breath sample and also resisted arrest.
As a result, Kirk JONES, 55-years-of-age of Mariposa Township was arrested and charged with:
· Failure or refusal to comply with demand
· Fail to remain
· Driving while under suspension
· Fail to report accident
· Resist Peace Officer
The driver’s licence was suspended for an additional 90 days and vehicle impounded for 7 days.
The accused is scheduled to appear in the Ontario Court of Justice in Lindsay on November 25, 2021.