KAWARTHA LAKES-A 27-years old Lindsay woman is facing charges after police received three calls from the public about an alleged dangerous driver.
On May 27, 2022, at 6:40 PM, a citizen contacted Kawartha Lakes Police after observing a motor vehicle drive onto a sidewalk, narrowly missing two pedestrians. Moments later, another person called police after observing the vehicle strike a parked car on Colborne Street. A third witness observed the same vehicle hit another parked vehicle on Pottinger Street. The vehicle failed to remain at either accident location according to police.
A short time late, officers say they located the suspect vehicle with extensive damage. A suspect was apprehended for impaired driving and returned to the police station for a breathalyzer examination.
27-year-old Jennifer Challice of Lindsay is charged with Operation While Impaired, Operation with a Blood Alcohol Concentration Over 80, and two counts of Failing to Remain at the Scene of an Accident.