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Omemee Resident Charged With Impaired Driving

KAWARTHA LAKES-A 27 year old Omemee resident is facing impaired driving charges.

An officer from the City of Kawartha Lakes OPP conducted a traffic stop on Highway 7 east of Lindsay on Saturday April 3, 2021 at approximately 8:30 pm. The vehicle was initially stopped for a Highway Traffic Act infraction according to police.

Following an investigation the driver, Hailey Oxenham of Omemee, was arrested and charged with the following offences:

  • ¬†Operation While Impaired – alcohol and drugs contrary to the Criminal Code of Canada (CCC)
  • Operation While Impaired – blood alcohol concentration 80 plus contrary to the CCC

The accused is scheduled to appear in the Ontario Court of Justice in Lindsay on April 15, 2021.

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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