Officers with the Leeds County Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are continuing to investigate an incident involving an impaired driver from Kingston.
After receiving a driving complaint on Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019 at about 1:10 a.m., OPP officers stopped and arrested a man for impaired driving. The driver was stopped on County Road 29 in Elizabethtown – Kitley Township.
As a result, Timothy Beale, 22, of Kingston is charged with driving with more than 80 mg of alcohol in his blood. Beale is scheduled to appear at the Brockville Court of Justice on Friday, Mar. 22, 2019
“We rely on the public to report crime and impaired driving is a crime that should be treated no differently,” The OPP said in a press release on Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019.
“If you suspect that someone is driving or about to drive impaired, call 9-1-1 and report it. If you see that someone is impaired by alcohol or other drugs and intends on driving, strongly discourage them from driving and call 9-1-1 if they insist.”