The Peterborough County OPP says the efforts of a Toronto police officer led to the arrest of a disabled driver on Hwy. 115 south of Peterborough Tuesday night.
According to OPP, officers responded around 6 p.m. 18 on a traffic complaint on the highway in Cavan-Monaghan Township. OPP says a TPS officer stopped a vehicle after observing it was driving aggressively.
OPP found that the driver of the vehicle was under the influence of alcohol.
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Blair Beckett, 29, of Peterborough, was arrested and charged with impaired driving (blood alcohol concentration 80-plus), driving under the suspension and being a novice with a blood alcohol level above zero.
His driver’s license was revoked for 90 days and the vehicle was seized for seven days.
He was released and is scheduled to appear in court in Peterborough on December 7, OPP said on Wednesday.
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