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Traffic Stop In Verulam Township Results In Impaired Driving Charges

KAWARTHA LAKES-A 47-year-old St Catharines man is facing impaired driving charges after a traffic stop in Verulam Township.

Police say just after midnight on December 1, 2021 officers stopped a motor vehicle on Kelly’s Bay Road and found the driver to be impaired by alcohol.

Richard KIDD, 47 years-of-age, of St Catharines has been charged with:

  • Operation while impaired – blood alcohol concentration (80 plus)
  • Operation while prohibited under the Criminal Code
  • Driving motor vehicle with open container of liquor

The accused is scheduled to appear in the Ontario Court of Justice in Lindsay on December 17, 2021.

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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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