Area OPP Police Press Releases

19 Year Old Facing Drunk Driving Charge

(GRAND BEND, ON) – On August 29, 2021 at 1:20 a.m., members of the Lambton County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) observed an erratic vehicle on Ontario Street north in Grand Bend.

Officers initiated a traffic stop and, upon speaking with the driver, it became apparent the driver had consumed an alcoholic beverage. A roadside screening device was administered and the driver was arrested for impaired operation. The individual was transported to the Grand Bend OPP detachment where they provided two samples over the legal limit.

Jordan THOMAS, 19-years-old of London has been charged with

  • Operation While Impaired – Blood Alcohol Concentration (80 Plus).

The accused has been released and is scheduled to appear before the Ontario Court of Justice on September 27, 2021.

If you see a driver you suspect may be impaired by alcohol or drugs, contact the OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or *OPP (677) on your mobile phone. Your call could make our roads safer for all.

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