(BRANT COUNTY, ON – On Sunday, March 28, 2021 at 2:03 a.m., members of the Brant County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) conducted a traffic stop on Mount Pleasant Road in the County of Brant.
During the interaction with the officer, the driver fled the scene on foot. Later in the day, the driver attended Brant OPP detachment.
Police have charged Zenon Gerard LAFLEUR, 20 years-of-age of Brantford, with:
- Operation while impaired – alcohol or drug,
- Failure or refusal to comply with demand and
- Flight from peace officer.
The accused has been released from police custody and is scheduled to appear in the Brantford Ontario Court of Justice at a later date to speak to the charges.
The Brant County OPP wants to remind the public that if you see anything suspicious or suspect an impaired driver you should contact the Ontario Provincial Police or your nearest police authority immediately. The OPP can be reached anytime, anywhere in the Province of Ontario at 1-888-310-1122.
Should you wish to remain anonymous you can call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or leave an anonymous online message at www.crimestoppersbb.com where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000.