Area OPP Police Press Releases

24 Year Old Arrested For Impaired Driving

(NORTH PERTH, ON) – On April 8, 2023, at approximately 4:45 a.m., officers from the Perth County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a single motor vehicle collision on Line 40 in the Township of Perth East.

Upon speaking with the driver, the officer had reason to believe the driver was impaired by a drug. The driver was transported to hospital and was subsequently arrested and transported to a local operations centre for a Drug Recognition Evaluation.   

As a result, Shelana BARCLAY, 24-year-old of Cambridge, has been charged with:

–      Operation while impaired – alcohol and drugs

The accused was released from custody and is scheduled to appear at the Ontario Court of Justice in Stratford on May 1, 2023.

Anyone with information regarding these incidents should immediately contact Perth County OPP at 1-888-310-1122.