(WHITESAND FIRST NATION, ON) – On May 25, 2019 at approximately 5:32 p.m., an officer from the Armstrong Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) conducted a traffic stop on Whitesand First Nation.
Upon speaking with the driver, the officer determined that the driver had been consuming alcohol. The driver was arrested and transported to detachment for further tests.
Jason POILE, 34 years of age, from Gull Bay First Nation, was arrested and charged with:
- Operate a Motor Vehicle While Impaired – Blood Alcohol Concentration Over 80 mgs of Alcohol contrary to section 320.14(1)(b) of the Criminal Code,
The accused is to appear in the Ontario Court of Justice in Armstrong on July 23, 2019 to answer to the charge.
The OPP is committed to safety for all who utilize Ontario’s roadways. Members of the public are urged to report Impaired Driving by calling 911 in emergency situations. Complaints of impaired, aggressive or careless driving can also be made by calling 1-888-310-1122.