Area OPP Police Press Releases

21 Year Old Drunk Driver Arrested

(WEST PERTH, ON) – On August 8, 2021, just before 10:00 p.m., a Perth County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officer on general patrol in the Municipality of West Perth conducted a traffic stop on a motor vehicle traveling on Perth Line 20. Police spoke with the vehicle driver and an Approved Screening Device was utilized. The driver was arrested and transported to a local OPP detachment where further tests were administered.

As a result, Eagaz KARIMI, a 21-year-old resident of Kitchener was charged with:

  • Operation While Impaired – Blood Alcohol Concentration (80 plus)

The accused in this matter was released from custody and is scheduled to appear at the Ontario Court of Justice in Stratford at a later date to answer to the charge.

If you suspect someone is driving while their ability to operate a motor vehicle is impaired, either by drug or alcohol, call police at 911 to report it immediately.

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