(MORRIS-TURNBERRY, ON) – A traffic stop on New Year’s Day near Bluevale has led to charges against a Morris-Turnberry resident.
On January 1, 2022 at approximately 9:18 a.m. a Huron County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officer conducted a traffic stop of a sedan that was travelling in an erratic manner on Black Line. While speaking with the driver the investigating officer observed some open containers of alcohol inside the vehicle. Additionally, the officer noted the driver had consumed some alcohol. As such, a roadside screening test was conducted and the driver registered a fail.
The driver was subsequently transported to the Huron OPP Detachment where he provided two samples of breath to the qualified Intoxilizer Technician and both samples were found to be above the legal limit. The investigating officer also checked on the licence status of the driver and it was revealed the driver held a suspended driver’s licence.
Justin BIESINGER, 32 years of age from Morris-Turnberry has been charged with Operation While Impaired – Blood Alcohol Concentration (BAC) 80 Plus, Driving While Under Suspension and Drive Motor Vehicle With Open Container of Liquor.