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Police Charge Two Boaters With Impaired

Posted: 2021-07-06 07:25:11 By: thebay

On Saturday, the Bracebridge OPP Marine Unit were involved in two separate impaired operation investigations on waterways in the Muskoka area.

While engaged in patrol on Kahshe Lake in the Town of Gravenhurst, officers conducted a vessel stop and suspected the operator to have consumed alcohol. As a result of the investigation a 38 year old Gravenhurst man was charged with Operation while Impaired - blood alcohol concentration over 80.

Officers conducted a separate vessel stop on Mirror Lake near the Indian River in the Township of Muskoka Lakes where the operator was also suspected to have consumed alcohol. As a result of the investigation a 24 year old man from Etobicoke was charged with Operation while Impaired - blood alcohol concentration over 80.

Both men were released from custody and scheduled to appear in a Bracebridge Court on a later date.