Huntsville Man Charged In Severn With Theft & Impaired

Posted: 2019-11-27 07:22:57 By: hbr

OPP made an arrest for impaired driving by drugs in the Township of Severn.

Police say that on Sunday at approximately 6:00 a.m. they received a report of a possible impaired driver travelling Southbound on Highway 11. 

Police stopped the vehicle and found that the driver was impaired by drugs. Further investigation revealed that the driver was in possession of property that was stolen from Huntsville. 

Police arrested and charged, 53 year old, James Rye of Huntsville with:

  • Operation While impaired
  • Possession of Property Obtained by Crime
  • Theft Over $5,000
  • Breach of Probation

The accused was held in custody and is set to appear on December 17, at an Orillia Court of Justice.