Suspended Drunk Driver Charged - COUPE

Source: Area OPP
Date: Tue Jul 28 05:07:53 MST 2020

(CHESLEY, ON) - On July 24, 2020 at 10:51 p.m., a South Bruce Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officer on patrol stopped a vehicle along 5th Street south east in Chesley. The officer found that the driver had been drinking alcohol.

Matthew COUPE, 24-years-old, of Hanover was charged with Operate over 80 milligrams, 4 counts of Driving while Prohibited, Obstruct Peace Officer and 2 counts of Driving while Suspended. The accused is scheduled to appear in court on September 30, 2020 to answer to the charges.

The South Bruce OPP is requesting anyone with information to call 1-888-310-1122. Should you wish to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or submit a secure web-tip at www.cstip.ca, where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2000.

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