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Toronto Teen Charged With Impaired Driving In Lindsay

KAWARTHA LAKES-A Toronto teen is facing charges after being stopped by police in Lindsay.

On Friday, March 24, 2023, at 12:45am while on patrol a Kawartha Lakes Police officer stopped a vehicle on Kent Street West in Lindsay, to investigate a traffic infraction.

Police say while speaking to the driver, the officer observed signs of impairment. The driver provided a breath sample into an approved screening device and failed according to police.  The 18-year-old was charged with operation while impaired and operation while impaired – blood alcohol concentration 80 plus.

The accused will appear at the Ontario Court of Justice in Lindsay on May 4, 2023. 

 

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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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