(SOUTH HURON, ON) – Huron County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) has charged a London resident with Impaired Operation and Cocaine Possession after a collision was reported to police on Wednesday, March 15th.
Huron OPP officers along with the South Huron Fire Department and Huron County EMS were dispatched to Hern Line in South Huron at approximately 3:25 p.m. on March 15th. When officers arrived, they observed a black Honda in the ditch and a male driver outside of the vehicle. Officers had reason to believe that the driver was impaired by drug, and he was subsequently arrested. A quantity of suspected cocaine was found with the driver during a search.
The accused was then transported to the Huron OPP Detachment for further tests by an OPP Drug Recognition Expert (D.R.E.).
Vincent TOLTON, 53 years-of-age from London has been charged with the following offences:
– Operation while Impaired – Alcohol and Drugs,
– Possession of Schedule I Substance – Cocaine.
The involved vehicle was towed and impounded for seven days. The accused’ driver’s licence was suspended for 90 days.
The accused was remanded into custody.