24.1 C
Kawartha Lakes
Thursday, August 11, 2022
HomeNewsAlleged Road Rage Incident Involving Firearm Results In Charges

Alleged Road Rage Incident Involving Firearm Results In Charges

KAWARTHA LAKES-Two people are facing charges after an alleged road rage incident involving a firearm.

Police say on May 30, 2021 at approximately 7:05 p.m. members of the Northumberland Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) received information that two motorists were involved in an apparent road rage incident. One of the drivers is alleged to have displayed what appeared to be a shotgun to the other driver involved in the incident.

Officers were able to mobilize and conduct a high risk vehicle stop. Officers located a male driver and female passenger in the motor vehicle. Police say they discovered a shotgun and ammunition in the vehicle. Officers suspected that the driver had consumed alcohol. The driver failed a roadside screening device according to police.

The driver and accused Vladmir Alexander BORIC (age 58) of York Mills Rd was charged with the following offences:

  •  Breach of firearms regulation – transport firearm or restricted weapon
  • Operation while impaired – blood alcohol concentration (80 plus)

The passenger Mitzi FLORES (age 32) of North York was charged with the following offence.

  • Breach of firearms regulation – transport firearm or restricted weapon

The accused parties were released and is scheduled to attend the Ontario court of Justice on July 14, 2021.

Don't forget to sign up for our morning newsletter.

Catch up on all the local news while enjoying your coffee.

Pamela Vanmeer
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.

Most Popular