Area OPP Police Press Releases

David TRACEY – Impaired Driving

(WEST PERTH, ON) – Perth County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) have charged a driver with impaired related offences in the Municipality of West Perth.  

On November 5, 2022, at approximately 3:37p.m., Perth County OPP officers responded to a single Motor Vehicle collision on Road 155 in West Perth. No injuries were reported.

During the investigation, the officer determined the driver was impaired. The driver was arrested and transported to a local detachment for further testing.

As a result, David TRACEY, 37, of West Perth, has been arrested and charged with:

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

–      Operation while Impaired – alcohol and drugs

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 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.