(THUNDER BAY, ON) – Thunder Bay Police received multiple call of an erratic driver traveling at a high rate of speed and into oncoming traffic on West Arthur Street at approximately 2:00 p.m. on August 29, 2018.
An off duty officer arrested the male and was assisted by other citizens until a patrol officer arrived at the location of Mountdale Avenue and Arthur Street.
The 57-year-old male driver has been charged with Operate while Impaired, Operate with over 80 mg of Alcohol and Dangerous Operation – Motor Vehicle. His vehicle was towed by police.
He was later released on a promise to appear with a future court date.
The photo is allegedly of the male being restrained at the scene.
We are working to confirm the identity of the male.