OPP Charge Two Drivers At RIDE Checks

OPP Charge Two Drivers At RIDE Checks

Posted: 2021-06-08 10:07:07 By: thebay

Bracebridge OPP report that they have arrested two drivers and charged them with impaired.

Police say officers were conducting a RIDE check on Bay Street in Gravenhurst on Saturday when a vehicle approached their location and upon discussion with the driver it was determined that alcohol was a factor. Police arrested and charged a 65 year-old man from Gravenhurst, with Impaired Operation and Over 80 CC. He will appear in a Bracebridge Court on July 6, 2021 to answer to his charges.

Then on Monday officers were again conducting a RIDE check in Gravenhurst when a vehicle attempted to flee upon seeing police. Officers were able to follow the vehicle and conducted a traffic stop a short distance away and subsequently arrested and charged 34 year-old Evan Monk of Bracebridge, with Impaired Operation and Over 80.

He will appear a Bracebridge Court on August 17th.