Area OPP Police Press Releases

31 Year Old Caught Going 97 in a 50

(PERTH EAST, ON) – The Perth County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) has charged a Brampton driver after they were speeding more than 47km/hr over the limit in Perth East.

On April 14, 2023, at approximately 9:34 p.m., a police officer stopped a vehicle on Line 34 in the Township of Perth East after it was found to be travelling 97km/h in a 50km/h limit zone.

A 31-year-old resident from New Hamburg has been charged with:

–      Drive Motor Vehicle – Perform stunt – Excessive speed

–      Drive motor vehicle, no currently validated permit

A 30-day driving suspension and 14-day vehicle impoundment was initiated as per statute. The accused is scheduled to appear at the Ontario Court of Justice in Stratford on May 23, 2023.