Goderich Drug Bust

Karl GROTKE - Drunk Driving

Source: OPP
Date: Mon Jul 16 05:20:22 MST 2018

(HALDIMAND COUNTY, ON) - The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Haldimand County Detachment has charged a 39-year-old male with impaired driving following a traffic complaint investigation at a Kohler Road, Cayuga, Haldimand County, Ontario address.

On Saturday July 14, 2018 at 9:51 p.m., OPP responded to a traffic complaint after a citizen reported concerning driving behaviour of a vehicle travelling on Haldimand Road 17 in Cayuga.

Officers located and stopped the vehicle on Kohler Road where they investigated.

While speaking with the male driver, signs of impairment were detected and the driver was subsequently arrested.

OPP has charged 39-year-old Karl GROTKE of Hamilton, Ontario with:

Impaired operation of a motor vehicle
Driving a motor vehicle with more than 80 milligrams of alcohol in blood
Driving a motor vehicle with open container of liquor
His driver's licence was automatically suspended for 90 days and his vehicle was impounded.

He is to appear in Provincial Court Cayuga at a later date to answer to the charges.

"The OPP would like to thank the concerned citizen for contacting police and encourage the public to call 9-1-1 if they suspect someone is operating a motor vehicle while impaired by alcohol or drug" - Constable Rod LeClair, Haldimand County OPP.

Area OPP

15 Year Old Driver From Howick Charged
Raptor Stolen
BOLO Stolen 2015 Dark Grey Silverado
23 Year Old Arrested For Drunk Driving - Name Released
Three Arrested During Break And Enter
BOLO Stolen 1995 Dodge Ram 3500 From Walkerton
Child Sexually Assaulted - 5 Arrested
Hole Cut In Shed & Bicycles Stolen
Female From Harriston Facing Assault Charge - Heather MCCREADIE
Harriston Break And Enter - Lawrence CAIN Charged
Indecent Act - Donald James FERGUSON Arrested
Stolen Truck & Snowmobile Recovered In Teeswater - Repeat Offenders BESTER & TISDALE Arrested
Additional Seats Available for Cannabis Legislation Presentation on Feb.13th
41 Year Old From Minto Facing Drunk Driving Charge
26 Year Old Facing Impaired Charge
62 Year Old Facing Drunk Driving Charge
22 Year Old Has Vehicle Impounded For 7 Days
Mailboxes Damaged In Ripley
Unlicenced Driver Charged & Passenger Charged With Unmarked Cigarettes
Stolen Pickup Recovered - TINNING & PETERS Charged
Stolen Truck Recovered And Handgun Seized - Michael VOCK Charged
26 Year Old Facing Assault Causing Bodily Harm - Name Released
27 Year Old Facing Drunk Driving Charge
Driver Charged For Having Weed In Back Seat
Michael PRONK Facing Theft Charge

Wingham Police Service











© 2015 GFP. All Parties are to be presumed innocent. Note: We archive all police press releases and make them available to the public. If you were listed in press release in error, please contact the police detachment that issued the PR and request a correction. Press releases will not be deleted from our archive. If your charges were dropped, it does not change the historical fact that a PR was issued.