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OPP respond to over 150 calls, lay numerous alcohol related driving charges

KAWARTHA LAKES-The City of Kawartha Lakes detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to more than 150 calls this past weekend, many of them traffic related.

On June 8, 2019 an officer conducted a vehicle stop in Bobcaygeon and the ensuing investigation resulted in the driver, Kristofer Jamieson, 28 years of age, being charged with Operation while impaired – blood alcohol concentration (80 plus), contrary to the Criminal Code.

Also on June 8, 2019, the driver of a vehicle travelling on Highway 35 near River Road was arrested and charged with multiple offences when an officer initiated a traffic stop for speeding according to police. Nicolas Roy, 23 years of age, of the City of Kawartha Lakes, was charged with speeding, drive motor vehicle, no currently validated permit and operation while impaired. The vehicle was towed from the scene.

On June 10, 2019, officers were dispatched to a residence on Pigeon Lake Road in relation to a disturbance. The investigation resulted in the arrest of Robert Radway, 37 years of age, of Ajax for the Criminal Code offences of failing to provide a breath sample and uttering threats – damage property.


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