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20 Year Old Attempts To Avoid RIDE Now Facing Impaired Charge

Source: Area OPP
Date: Wed Mar 6 04:02:56 MST 2019

(TOWNSHIP OF GEORGIAN BLUFFS, ON) - On March 2, 2019, members of Grey County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) were conducting a RIDE spot check on Grey Road 17 at Grey Road 17A in the Township of Georgian Bluffs.

At approximately 12:06 a.m. an officer observed a motor vehicle that had been travelling towards the spot check pull into a driveway on Grey Road 17 and turn off the headlights.

The officer approached the vehicle and spoke with the driver who had been drinking alcohol. Upon registering a "fail" on the approved screening device, the driver was transported to an OPP detachment for breath tests, which he failed.

20-year old Zachary AKIWENZIE of South Bruce Peninsula was charged with Operation While Impaired - Blood Alcohol Concentration (80 Plus). He is scheduled to appear in court in Owen Sound on March 14, 2019.

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