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Residents report man driving around with an open beer in Lindsay

An anonymous tip from a concerned citizen led to the arrest of a man who was observed to be driving his truck with an open beer according to police.

Kawartha Lakes Police received a tip that a man had just pulled up to a Queen Street residence and got out of his truck carrying an open beer on Monday night at approximately 8:30. When Police arrived they located the vehicle but there was no one around it. Police say they received a second call at 9:57 pm but when they responded the truck had left the area. Officers continued to patrol in the area and eventually located the vehicle driving southbound on Adelaide Street. A roadside alcohol screening test was administered and the driver registered a fail, he was arrested and transported to Kawartha Lakes Police were they provided further samples of their breath, which registered over the legal limit according to police.

38-year-old Darrell Moulsdale was charged with Driving a Motor Vehicle With More Than The Legal Limit of Alcohol in his blood. Moulsdale’s vehicle was impounded for seven days and his licence has been suspended for 90 days as a result of being charged.

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Pamela Vanmeerhttps://www.kawartha411.ca/
Pamela VanMeer is a two time winner of the prestigious Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA) Award. Her investigative reports on abuse in Long Term Care Homes garnered international attention for the issue and won the Ron Laidlaw Award. She is a former reporter and anchor at CHEX News, now Global Peterborough and helped launch the New CHEX Daily, a daily half hour talk show. While at CHCH News in Hamilton she covered some of the biggest news stories of the day.

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