Area OPP Police Press Releases

27 Year Old From Clinton Arrested

(WEST PERTH, ON) – On November 27, 2022, just after 5:00 a.m., Perth County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) conducted a traffic stop on Line 34 in the Municipality of West Perth.

During the investigation, the officer noted that the driver had been drinking alcohol. A roadside screening device was administered. The driver was arrested and transported to a local operations center for further testing.

Cody FISHER, 27, of Clinton, has been charged with:

–      Operation while Impaired – Blood Alcohol Concentration (80 plus)

A 90-day Administrative Driver’s License Suspension (A.D.L.S.) and a 7-day Vehicle Impoundment was initiated as per statute.

The accused has been released and is scheduled to appear at the Ontario Court of Justice in Stratford at a later date to answer to the charges.

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.